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  • "I am so sorry to learn of Mrs. Martin's passing. I have..."
    - Teri (Likes) Grubbs
  • "Rest in Peace sweet Grandma Ruth. I am so sorry I could..."
    - Amanda Elick
  • "Ruth - You will always be in our hearts and we will miss..."
    - John and Paula Jo (Taylor) Marqueling
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    - Anne Moreno
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RUTH E. MARTIN, 79, passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at Kingston Care Center in Fort Wayne, Ind., surrounded by her family. Born in Fort Wayne, Ind., she was the daughter of the late William Herman and Ethel Gottfried. Ruth was an insurance agent with AFLAC for 10 years, and also worked at the Scotts Bakery. Surviving are her children, Robin (Scott) Riley of Huntertown, Ind., Ronald (Amy) Martin, Jr. of Huntertown, Ind., Risa (Charles) Petrie of Sewell, N.J., Rita Hanna of Fort Wayne, Ind., Rosemary (Scott) Scheele of Fort Wayne, Ind., Ruthie (Andrew) McCray of Fort Wayne, Ind., Roanne (Sean) Marlow of Huntertown, Ind., Dennis Elick of Fort Wayne, Ind.; stepson, Scott (Debbie) Holley of Fortville, Ind.; 25 grandchildren, 11 step-grandchildren, and 32 great-grandchildren. Ruth was also preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Ronald W Martin. Service is 10:30 a.m. Monday, July 16, 2018, at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Road, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, July 15, 2018, at the funeral home. Burial in Riverview Cemetery, Churubusco, Ind. Memorials may be made to Heartland Hospice. To sign the online guestbook visit

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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on July 12, 2018
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