Ruth H. Zimmerman
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Ruth H. Zimmerman, 81, of Evansville passed away Monday March 11, 2013 at St. Mary's Medical Center.
Ruth graduated from Bosse High School Class of 1949 and Purdue University in 1953. She worked as a retail buyer for various stores in Michigan during her career. Her last assignment was as a buyer and store manager at Lane Bryant in Grand Rapids. She returned to Evansville in 1982 and in her retirement worked at the Hen House Craft Store in Evansville, IN. She was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church and enjoyed her pets, playing cards and solving crossword puzzles.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, Karl and Helen (Derrwaldt) Zimmerman and sister, Ann Larson.
She is survived by her niece, Diane Brauer (Darrel) of Sussex, WI; nephew, Michael Larson (Wendy) of Manitowoc, WI; brother in law William Larson of Manitowoc, WI; great nieces, Heather Noworatzky (Jason), Emily Fager (Eric), Rachael Woznick (Tom) and Brooke Brefczynski (Tyler); great great nieces and nephews, Allison Fager, Natalie Fager, Hazel Woznick, Edward Woznick and Easton Noworatzky; special friends Barbara and Dylan Norman, Ann Dixon and Sue Gunselman; her four legged companion Mitzy and many wonderful friends from her neighborhood family.
Graveside services will be at 2:30 pm Tuesday April 2, 2013 at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery. Ziemer Funeral Home East Chapel, 800 S. Hebron Ave., Evansville, IN 47714 will be handling the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Vanderburgh County Humane Society, 400 Millner Industrial Dr., Evansville, IN 47710.
Condolences may be made online at www.ziemerfuneralhome.com.
Published in Courier Press on Mar. 31, 2013