Ruth A. Seed, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at the age of 80. Ruth was born December 19, 1936 in Fremont, OH to Samuel R. and Lucy (Bell) Campbell. She grew up in Port Clinton, OH. After high school, Ruth earned her first bachelor's degree from BGSU and continued her education at the University of Toledo earning her second Bachelor's degree and eventually her Master's degree. She worked more than ten years at Northwest Ohio Developmental Center (NODC) coordinating religious activities for the residents. On July 6, 1963, she married James Seed, who preceded her in death in 2010.
Ruth also was preceded in death by her parents, and brother, Edwin Campbell. Ruth is survived by her sons, Randall (Sharon) Seed of Maumee and Jeffrey (Vasanti) Seed of Troy, MI; grandchildren, Vanita, Jasmine, Jacob, Luke, and Alex; brother, Phil (Jann) Campbell; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Aniese and Neysa Seed; numerous nieces and nephews also survive.
Ruth was a member of Bethany Community Fellowship. She enjoyed participating in Bible studies, spending time with family, tending to her flowers, reading, and doing puzzles.
Friends may call at the Foth-Dorfmeyer Mortuary 3815 Sylvania Ave. on Monday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. where funeral services will be held Tuesday at 1:30 p.m., followed by interment at Toledo Memorial Park. Online condolences may be made at www.fothdorfmeyer.com
As published in The Blade