Zella Ruth Moritz

October 05, 1922 ‒ August 17, 2003

Blooming Grove, Ohio

Zella Ruth Moritz, 80, of 935 Rosewood Drive , Galion died Sunday, August 17, 2003 in Rosewood Manor Nursing Center.

Born October 5, 1922 in Blooming Grove she was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Mildred Dutt Case.

She attended Galion High School and received her G.E.D. in 1992 at the age of 70. She has been a longtime member of Free Methodist Church in Galion. She and her husband lived in the caretakers home at Fairview Cemetery for over 30 years. She worked as a receptionist at Community Action Center in Galion

Surviving are her one son and daughter-in-law, M. Denny and Sharon Moritz, of Hersey, Mich., a daughter and son-in-law,
Lacinda and Ray Ledbetter, of Mansfield, a daughter-in-law,
Carole Moritz, of Shelby, a sister and brother-in-law, Helen Byles and Cork Gregg, of Mansfield, 10 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

She was preceeded in death by her husband Dwight D. Moritz, July 9, 1987, they were married November 2, 1940, a son Robert Moritz and a grandaughter.

Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday, August 18 at Richardson-Davis Funeral Home. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, August 19 at Free Methodist Church with Rev. Paul Walter officiating. Interment will be in Blooming Grove Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Free Methodist Church.