D. Ruth Mosher

October 14, 1922 ‒ March 22, 2014

Ontario, Ohio

D. Ruth Mosher, age 91, of Ontario, passed away Saturday afternoon, March 22, 2014, at the Crestwood Care Center in Shelby.

On October 14, 1922, Ruth was born in Morrow County, the daughter of the late Hoy Clinton and Clara Ettie (Heimlich) Peoples. She graduated from Mount Gilead High School.

For 26 years, Ruth worked as a final inspector for North Electric/ITT in Galion.

Ruth married Alfred “Al” King Mosher on August 16, 1974 at Peace United Church of Christ in Galion. They have shared a very special bond for the last 40 years. They enjoyed traveling and visited all 50 states over the years. They also shared their faith as members of the Ontario United Methodist Church.

Ruth also spent a lot of time crafting. She made wooden angels and enjoyed sewing, knitting, and crocheting. She enjoyed life and spending time with family and friends. She was a sweet, loving woman who will be missed by everyone she knew.

Ruth is survived by her husband Al, of Ontario; six children: Raymond (Becky) Scott of Delaware, Warren (Sharon) Scott of Mount Gilead, Charles (Patty) Scott of Johnsville, Robert Scott of Morrow, OH; Diane Rogers of Warren, OH, Pat (Terry) Smith of Ontario; a step daughter, Jennifer (Rudy) Francis of Columbus; a step daughter-in-law, Carol Mosher of Cardington; 10 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; 8 great-great grandchildren; 3 step grandchildren; 4 great step grandchildren; and a sister, Doris Hill of Columbus.

In addition to her parents, Ruth was preceded in death by her step son, Michael Mosher Sr.

A graveside service honoring Ruth’s life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 29, 2014, at the Maple Grove Cemetery in Chesterville with Pastor Peg Welch officiating.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve Ruth’s family and your private condolences may be expressed to them by visiting www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.