|Birth: ||Feb. 4, 1920|
|Death: ||May 7, 2014|
Ruth M. Blackert was born in Akron on February 4th 1920 to John and Marie Brogle. She was a devoted wife, mother grandmother and great-grandmother who enjoyed being with her family.
Her hobbies all of her life were playing cards/games, reading, gambling (many trips to Las Vegas), and fishing.
She experienced many changes in her lifetime- Model A Fords, advent of refrigeration, depression, World War II (with Husband and Family in the action), Vietnam (with children in the action), kids, grandkids, and great grandkids - a full life filled with many beautiful memories.
Ruth was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, William A. Blackert, 2 sisters, and 2 brothers.
She is survived by her sons, Bill & Chris Blackert of Fort Mill, SC, Bob & Fran Blackert of Beaver Creek, OH, Don & Natalie Blackert of Amity, PA; and daughter, Cathy & Roger Shankland of Norton, OH; grandchildren, Jyl Shirley, Bill (Nanci) Blackert, Laurie (Jeff) Hamlin, Bob (Sarah) Blackert, Reggie Shankland, Casie (Keith) Svonovec, Mike Blackert, Rusty Shankland, Carli (Nishant) Desai, Austin Blackert, Jenna Blackert, 15 great-grandchildren, and 1 brother, John Brogle, in FL.
Friends may call at the Bacher Funeral Home 3250 Greenwich Rd. Norton on Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 10 - 12p.m. with a funeral service at 12 noon, Rev. James F. Kramer officiating.
Entombment at Rose Hill Burial Park.
Published by Bacher Funeral Home and Akron Beacon Journal
Rose Hill Burial Park
Created by: M Curtis
Record added: May 09, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 129551737
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