June 20, 1925 - August 3, 2017
BOURNE, Ruth E. age 92, of Waynesville, passed away Thurs. Aug. 3, 2017 at Hospice of Butler/Warren County. A graduate of Bellbrook High School and Miami Jacobs, Ruth worked nearly 20 years in the cafeteria at Wayne Local Schools. She was a member of the Child Conservation League (CCL) and the Miami Chapter Order of Eastern Star in Waynesville. Soft spoken and caring with a loving heart, Ruth devoted her life to the well being of her family. She relished any opportunity to get her family together. She enjoyed spending time with the many friends they made in the RV Club when traveling with her husband to many parts of the country, including Alaska on one particularly exciting adventure. She also enjoyed cooking and canning over the years, and eating barbeque and broasted chicken every chance she could. She was preceded in death by her husband Jim in 2014; one son Jerry Lee Bourne; her parents Carl and Ruth Wright; and her brother Carl "Doc" Wright Jr. She is survived by three children Jacqueline (David) Praeter, Jim (Linda) Bourne Jr., and Jeff Bourne; five grandchildren Daphne (Mike) Salis, Steven (Cristie) Praeter, Molly (Beaux) Lenarz, John Bourne, and Josh (Allison) Bourne; and six great grandchildren Laurel, Ethan, Jeremy, Creighton, Katie Ruth, and Wyatt. Funeral services 1 PM Fri. Aug. 11 at Stubbs-Conner Funeral Home, Waynesville. Burial will be in Miami Cemetery, Corwin. The family will receive friends 11 AM - 1 PM Fri. at the funeral home. If desired, contributions may be made to Hospice of Butler/Warren County. Condolences at www.stubbsconner.com.
BOURNE, Ruth E. age 92, of Waynesville, passed away Thurs. Aug. 3, 2017 at Hospice of Butler/Warren County. A graduate of Bellbrook High School and Miami Jacobs, Ruth worked nearly 20 years in the cafeteria at Wayne Local Schools. She was... View Obituary & Service Information
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