Ruth I. Coon, 91, went home to be with the Lord on March 5, 2013 surrounded by her family.|
She was born March 17, 1921 to Richard and Sylvia Pinnick in Barberton, Ohio. Ruth was married to Virgil Coon who preceded her in death along with her parents. Ruth and Virgil enjoyed summers at their cabin on Piedmont Lake fishing, boating, and entertaining family and friends. Together they owned a mom and pop grocery store in Barberton while raising their son on a farm in Norton.
Ruth was dearly loved by her son, George (Sherrie); granddaughter, Sherri; great-grandchildren, Kyle and Tara; great-great-grandson, Dillon; as well as her sister, Bessie.
Ruth was a phenomenal mother, treasured grandmother, loving wife and dear friend. She will be greatly missed.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Mar. 9 to Mar. 10, 2013