Ruth E. Snider Huebner
April 11, 1919 ‒ July 08, 2009
Ruth E. Snider Huebner, age 90 of Marengo died Wednesday morning, July 8, 2009 at Morrow Manor in Chesterville.
She spent nearly all of her life in Morrow County, born in Pagetown on April 11, 1919 to the late Clifton and Carrie (Miller) Sherman. She attended the one room country school on County Road 15 East of Fargo, known as the Fargo/Pagetown School and Highland West High School.
Ruth worked in the accounting department of Snyder’s Milling and at Morrow Manor before retiring. She assisted with the family farm and loved tending to her yard, caring for her flowers and garden. She was a charter member of the Golden Twig of Morrow County Hospital, Venturers of Morrow County and was a longtime member of the Marengo United Methodist Church.
She married Wilber E. Snider on August 28, 1937 and they spent 35 wonderful years on the family farm until his death on April 27, 1972.
She is survived by children: Paul (Elizabeth) Snider of Mount Gilead, Margaret (John) Gardner of Texas, Wayne (Connie) Snider of Mount Gilead, Wanda Jean (David) Wright of Sparta; 11 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren.
Preceded in death by her parents; brothers: Lee and John Sherman; sisters: Dorothy Lang, Nellie Landon, Helen Henry.
Friends may call Friday from 5-8 p.m. at the DeVore- Snyder Funeral Home, 73 W. Walnut, Marengo where services will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. with Rev. Sue Antolik officiating. Interment will follow in the Ashley Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Marengo United Methodist Church.
Condolences may be expressed at: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.