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Ruth F. Clarke

1927 - 2021
Ruth F. Clarke Obituary

Ruth F. Clarke, 93, died Sunday, Feb. 14, at First Community Village in Columbus, Ohio.

She was born Oct. 19, 1927, in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., to the late William F. and Margaret C. (Shea) Cunningham. She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Professor John J. Clarke; and sisters, Margaret "Peggy" (Louis) Kratz and Kathryn "Kay" (Clifford) Throop.

She is survived by three daughters, Mary Ruth, Chicago; Johannah, Columbus, Ohio, and her husband, Steven P. Wood, and their two children, Erin and Brian; and Colleen, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and her husband, Phillip F. Michels, and their four children, Brigid, Kevin, Aidan and Deidre.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Andrew's Church in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., at a later date. Please visit www.deyodavis.com for the complete obituary and to leave messages and condolences.

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