Helen Ruhl-Boyer

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Helen "Suzy" S. Ruhl-Boyer, age 73, of Galion died Wednesday Dec. 18, 2013 in Med Central Hospital. She was born June 25, 1940 in Hardin County to the late John A. and Helen E. (Steinmetz) Ruhl.

Helen worked for 29 years at Arundale and Encore where she retired from. She was baptized and a member of the Sacred Hearts Catholic Church. Helen loved the color purple and had a passion for Disney movies and collected every possible one she could on VHS. She enjoyed watching cartoons, especially with her grandchildren. Helen loved watching old westerns in black and white and liked John Wayne and Elvis Presley. She was a positive person through all of her health struggles and left a lasting impression on those she met, always leaving them with a smile. Her ultimate goal was to live her life every day for her children and grandchildren showing them unconditional love.

Helen is survived by her children; Elizabeth K. Davis of Mt. Vernon, Bob L. McCoy of Cardington, Philip D. (Angie) McCoy of Mt. Gilead, and Paula (Ted) Trout of Galion; eight grandchildren: Christina Thompson, Casey Ketchel, Crystal Harsh, Corey McCoy, K. Dani McCoy, Mischelle McCoy, Jordan Trout and Owen Trout, step-grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren, and siblings; William Ruhl of Orlando, FL. and Cora James of Raymond.

In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

Friends may call on Saturday, December 21, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Gompf Funeral Home in Cardington where the funeral service will begin at 11:00AM. Pastor Darryle Moody of the Cardington Church of the Nazarene will officiate and the burial will follow in the Ashley Cemetery.

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