Died: Saturday, March 08, 2008
Ruth E. Stuart, 86, recently of Port Huron, formerly of Hazel Park died Saturday, March 8, 2008 after an extended illness at Evangelical Homes of Port Huron.
Ruth Evelyn Bacheller was born August 2, 1921 in Port Huron, the daughter of Russell and Nina (Hill) Bacheller. She grew up in Port Huron and is a graduate of Port Huron High School class of 1939.
Ruth married Howard F. Stuart on October 16, 1939 in Wauseon, Ohio. Howard passed away in May 2007.
She had been a bookkeeper for Alladin Overhaul Supply in Highland Park for 10 plus years. She belonged to the Teamsters Union Pension.
Ruth was a member of Hunterís Creek Community Church in Lapeer.
She is survived by daughters, Nancy (Stephen) Martiny of Marysville, Charlene Roberts of Oakville, Ont., and Barbara Sulkowski of Hazel Park; son, Howard (Rebecca) Stuart, Jr. of Richmond; 15 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and 8 great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 7 p.m. Thursday, March 13 at the Muir Brothers Funeral Home in Imlay City. Officiating are Pastor Peter DeKlerk and Pastor James Lorch of the Hunterís Creek Community Church in Lapeer. Interment will be on Friday morning at Christian Memorial Cemetery in Rochester Hills. Hours for visitation are 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 13 at Muir Brothers Funeral Home in Imlay City.
Those wishing to make memorial contributions may want to consider the Hunterís Creek Community Church in Lapeer.