2009-04-18 / Obituaries

Virginia Mae Ruff

Virginia Mae Ruff, 88 of Lancaster, former resident of Baltimore, died Friday, April 10, 2009, at Fairfield Medical Center. She was a member of Emanuel Lutheran Church and formerly of the Emanuel Lutheran Church Ladies Aid.

She is survived by her daughter, Donna Jean Estep of Baltimore; sons, Donald E. (Vera Jean) Ruff of Johns Island, South Carolina, David C. (Jean) Ruff of Ostrander, Rev. Daniel J. (Lee) Ruff of Granville, and Dale A. (Candi) Ruff of Lancaster; 12 grandchildren; and six great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Clarence Ruff; and parents, Virgil Murphy and Josephine Loy.

Funeral service was held April 14, 2009, at Emanuel Lutheran Church with Rev. Mark R. Raddatz officiating. Burial followed in Floral Hills Memory Gardens. Memorial gifts may be given to Emanuel Lutheran Church, 231 E. Mulberry St., Lancaster, Ohio 43130.

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