News Death Notice
BLANKENSHIP, Ruth Mae age 91 of Germantown, passed away Thursday, October 11, 2012 at the Heartland of Miamisburg. She was born on October 24, 1920 in Dayton, the daughter of the late William & Effie (Davis) Johnson. Ruth was a member of the Montezuma United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband John Blankenship in 2008 and by her son-in-law Terry. Survivors include 2 daughters Nancy Riggs of Germantown, Janet Scheckelhoff and husband Albert of Kettering, 2 sons John Blankenship III of Germantown, Roger Blankenship and wife Terri of West Carrollton, 6 grandchildren Matthew and wife Sara, Nathan, Adam, Emily, Christian and Kenley, 4 great grandchildren Bayleigh, Brooklyn, Blake and Brianna. Family and Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at the DALTON FUNERAL HOME, corner of St. Rte. 4 and Weaver Rd., Germantown, where the Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. with Chaplain Steve Fox officiating. Burial Germantown Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice in Ruth's memory.