Ruth Anders

Ruth E. Anders

LANCASTER: Ruth E. Anders, 74, of Lancaster, passed away August 21, 2013 at the Pickering House with loved ones by her side. She was born on February 16, 1939 to the late John and Adaline Newman Stallard.

Ruth retired from Anchor Hocking Glass as a selector. She was a member of St. Mark Church, Friendly 60's, Bremen Seniors and of Olivedale Senior Center.

Ruth is survived by her husband of 53 years, Carl Anders; daughters, Linda D. King of Lancaster, and Karen S. Cost of Tiffin; grandchildren, Jamie, Jaclyn, and Katherine; great grandchildren, Connor, Derick, and Bradley; sister Ethel Raver of Groveport; numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Ruth was preceded in death by her 2 brothers and 2 sisters.

A Memorial Mass will be conducted on Wednesday, August 28, at 10:30 AM at St. Mark Church with Fr. Peter M. Gideon as Celebrant with burial to follow at St. Mary Cemetery. Family and friends may visit on Tuesday, August 27 from 2-4 PM & 6-8 PM at the SHERIDAN FUNERAL HOME where a vigil will be conducted at 7:30 PM.

Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Mark Church, , or to FairHoPe Hospice in memory of Ruth.

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Funeral Home

Sheridan Funeral Home - Lancaster
222 South Columbus Street Lancaster, OH 43130
(740) 653-4633

Published in the Lancaster Eagle-Gazette on Aug. 26, 2013