RUTH THOMPSON

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RUTH THOMPSON, 88, of Harlan, Ind., passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at The Cedars of Leo. Born Oct. 17, 1929, in Mishawaka, she was a daughter of the late George and Laulah (Cunningham) England. Ruth was known for her delicious wedding cakes that she made at T & T catering. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and devout member of South Scipio United Brethren Church, the Lady Bugs and Chatter Club. Ruth will be sadly missed by her husband, James whom she married on May 14, 1949; children, Diane (Greg) Schneider of Cincinnati, Colleen (Mark) Lengacher of Fort Wayne, Jim Jr. (Connie) and Scott (Jamie), both of Harlan; siblings, Naomi White of Fort Wayne, Becky Moore of Butler and Paul England of Springfield, Ohio; eight grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her siblings, John and George England, Lois McCoy, Roberta Watson, and Hope Christy. Service is 11 a.m. Saturday at South Scipio United Brethren Church, 24990 Antwerp Road, Harlan, Ind., with viewing from 10 to 11 a.m. Viewing also from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Dooley Funeral Home, 202 W. River St., Antwerp, Ohio. She will be laid to rest in Scipio Cemetery. Memorials to South Scipio Church or Harlan Youth Center. Fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com
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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on July 13, 2018