Ruth Joan Lumm, 81, Mount Vernon, Ohio, died Monday, January 28, 2013 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Mount Vernon, Ohio.
She was born December 1, 1931, in Vannatta, Ohio, to Welling and Ruby McDaniel.
She was a 1950 graduate of Granville High School and attended Defiance College.
She was married September 9, 1952 to Edward Lumm. He preceded her in death on August 28, 2009.
Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Fran Lumm, Seattle, Wash.; cousins Larry and Jane Cushing; sister-in-law Kay Hayes; niece Pam Martin; and nephew Wayne McDaniel.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Don McDaniel.
Private burial services will be held at a later date in Greenwood Cemetery, LaGrange.
Memorials may be directed to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.
Online condolences may be sent at www.snyderfuneral homes.com.
Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Ohio, is in charge of arrangements.