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Ruth J. Stenger


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Ruth J. Stenger Obituary
Ruth J. Stenger (nee Barbic) was born March 18, 1916 in Lakewood, Ohio.
She died January 7, 2018 at the age of 101 years.
After attending Lakewood High School, she worked as a hostess for the YWCA Tea Room. She was active at the First Methodist Church in Cleveland where she met her husband Charles Stenger. They were married in October 1937 and moved into their home on their wedding day. They raised two sons, Charles and Craig (Robin). She is grandmother to Jeremy, Rebecca, Emily and Abby, and great-grandmother of Bentley and Rylee.
Ruth was active in many community and church groups, including the Euclid Public Schools PTA. She volunteered for the Christian Businessmen Bible School for children at the Euclid Projects during WWII, (sponsored by Nottingham Baptist Church.) She was a long time member of East Shore United Methodist Church in Euclid, where she was in the Women's Circle group and participated in missions. Ruth was a precinct leader for the Euclid Coalition Party for many years, and served 12 years as president of the Euclid Senior Group. She was an active member of the Euclid AARP and the Cleveland Sight Center. Ruth worked part-time for the Euclid City Recreation department as a registrar for many years. In 1987, she and her husband received recognition by the Euclid City Council and Mayor Giunta for 50 years of marriage.
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CROBAUGH-DANAHER FUNERAL HOME
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Published in www.News-Herald.com on Jan. 10, 2018
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