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Ruth Lemmon

Ruth Geneva Lemmon, 94, Goshen, died Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at the Maples at Waterford Crossing in Goshen.

    She was born September 21, 1919, in Noble County, to Fordis and Lilly (Kichler) Harlan.

    She had worked at Weyerhaeuser, Gohn Brothers, and most recently Abitibi-Price Corporation, all in Middlebury. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary.  

    Surviving are one son, Joe (Sharon) Lemmon, Goshen; two grandchildren, Jeff (Roxanne) Lemmon, Elkhart, and Tony (Deborah) Lemmon, Ft. Wayne; seven great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, Jack Harlan Lemmon, one sister, Ethel Pfafman, three brothers, John, Harold and George Harlan, a half-sister, Hazel Heltzel, and a half-brother, Leslie Growcock.

    Visitation is 2-8 p.m. Friday, November 29, at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury.

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, November 30, at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury with Jim Breniser officiating.

    Burial will be in Grace Lawn Cemetery, Middlebury.

    Memorials may be directed to the American Legion Auxiliary.

    Online condolences may be sent at millerstewartfuneral home.com.

    Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury is in charge of arrangements.