|Birth: ||Nov. 24, 1922|
|Death: ||Aug. 31, 2009|
Mrs. Ruth Jane Myers Ewing, 86, of Berlin Center, Ohio, formery of Franklin, died at 9 a.m. Monday, Aug. 31, 2009, at Hospice of the Valley Hospice House of Poland, Ohio, after a battle of several years with Alzheimer's disease.
Born Nov. 24, 1922, in Franklin, she was the daughter of Charles and Florenda Simon Myers.
A former resident of Spring Hill, Fla., and a native and longtime resident of Franklin, Mrs. Ewing had made her home with her daughter, Mary Katherine Ewing Kelley, and her husband, Tim Kelley, of Berlin Center for the past several years.
She was married July 18, 1947, in Franklin, to Thomas Earl Ewing. They celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on July 18, 1987. He preceded her in death on Dec. 6, 1989.
Mrs. Ewing was employed for several years at the former Franklin Hospital and had served as a volunteer at both the Franklin Hospital and at Brookville Hospital in Brookville, Fla. She was also a volunteer with Venango County 4-H Clubs for many years and served in various leadership capacities.
Mrs. Ewing is survived by a daughter, Mary Katherine Kelley, and her husband, Tim, of Berlin Center, Ohio; a son, Thomas E. Ewing Jr. and his wife, Li-Cheng, of Lawton, Okla.; two grandchildren, Jason and Meng-Hua; a sister, Gladys Keene of Meadville; and a niece she helped raise, Karen Sue Ewing Spangler of Mililani, Hawaii.
Also surviving are numerous nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, great-great nieces and great-great nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Alice Hollabaugh of Franklin.
Calling hours will be held from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, followed by a memorial service at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Lane Funeral Home Austintown Chapel, 5797 Mahoning Ave., Austintown, Ohio.
Mrs. Ewing will be laid to rest with her beloved husband at Florida National Cemetery of Bushnell, Fla., at a later date.
The Derrick - Oil City, Venango County, PA Sept. 2. 2009
Thomas Earl Ewing (1913 - 1989)
Florida National Cemetery
Plot: Sec 110, Site 247
Created by: GerbLady
Record added: Mar 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49098553