Ruth A. (Reed) Steiner
Ruth A. Steiner, age 84, of Taylortown Road, Mansfield, died Thursday, January 29, 2009 at the Crestwood Care Center in Shelby.
She was born June 15, 1924 in Plymouth, Ohio the daughter of the late Brice N. and Mary Alberta (Hoffman) Reed. Ruth was a 1942 graduate of Shelby High School and was a homemaker. Prior to her marriage to Robert F. Steiner, Ruth had been employed as a secretary at Central School and Wilkens Air Force Depot. She was a member of First Lutheran Church. Ruth enjoyed playing cards with her family and friends. Affectionately known as Auntie Ruth to many, she especially enjoyed family get-togethers and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Ruth is survived by her children: Beth A. and Timothy Fraizer of Mansfield, Robert D. Rob and Louann Steiner of Mansfield, Michael K. and Lisa Steiner of Columbus; 7 grandchildren: Lori Fraizer, Karen Fraizer, Katie Steiner, Krista Steiner, Christina Steiner, Jennifer Steiner, Brice Steiner. She was preceded in death by her husband: Robert F. Steiner in 1986, a son: Jeffrey L. Steiner, 2 grandsons: Andrew and Robert Steiner, 3 brothers: Clarence A. Reed, Garland M. Reed and John H. Reed, 4 sisters: Beatrice Moore, Thelma Brown, Doris Pfahler and Betty Lantz.
Friends may call on Sunday, February 1, 2009 from 2-6 PM at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby where funeral services will be conducted on Monday at 10:30 AM with Rev. Steven C. Bond, officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery. Memorials may be made to First Lutheran Church, Crestwood Care Center Activities Fund or Hospice of North Central Ohio. On-line condolences may be made by visiting penwellturner.com
The family would like to thank Dr. Chawla and Crestwood Care Center for taking excellent care of Ruth.