News Death Notice

FLORA, Ruth M. 93, went to be with our Lord on Sunday, March 23, 2014 in Douglas, GA following an extended illness. She was born in Modesto, CA on May 14, 1920 to the late Hubert and Ethel Rumble. Ruth married George M. Flora on May 10, 1944 in Modesto, CA and then went on to live many happy years in Urbana, OH. She loved her family and being a homemaker, especially enjoyed cooking Sunday dinners for the whole family. Her many friends and church activities were also very special to her. Ruth is survived by her children, Jane (Ken) Lighty, Anderson, IN, Ken (Susan) Flora, Urbana, OH, Paul (Beverly) Flora, Douglas, GA, Martin (Lynn) Flora, Moultrie, GA; grandchildren, Julie (Richard) Chamberlin, Columbus, OH, Amy (Michael) DiCecco, Avon Lake, OH, Brad (Diane) Hackett, Indianapolis, IN, Brian (Jennifer) Flora, Springfield, OH, Rachael and Melanie Flora, Moultrie, GA; eight great-grandchildren and one great-great grandson; sister Virginia Trussel, Modesto, CA, numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, in 1998; her sister, Mabel Lynch; two brothers, John Rumble and Ward Rumble. A gathering of family and friends will be held on Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 10-11 AM with funeral services following with Pastor Marv Wiseman officiating, in the TROSTEL, CHAPMAN, DUNBAR & FRALEY FUNERAL HOME, 507 W. Jefferson St. New Carlisle, Ohio 45344. Burial will be at Medway Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to


Funeral Home

Trostel, Chapman, Dunbar & Fraley Funeral Home
507 West Jefferson Street New Carlisle, OH 45344
(937) 845-9477

Published in Springfield News-Sun on Mar. 27, 2014