Ruth Ellen Anderson, 56, of Isleta passed away peacefully at home on Saturday February 19, 2011. Ruth was born to William and Bonnie Patterson in Coshocton on September 10, 1954. She had worked at East of Chicago Pizza in Coshocton and the Times Reporter. Ruth was a loving person and enjoyed caring for her family. She is survived by her husband Frank M. Anderson to whom she married on July 26, 1974; her mother Bonnie (Harold) Patterson Stonebrook of Newcomerstown; brothers Dan (Connie) Patterson of Isleta and Richard (Nina) Patterson of Fresno; mother in law Virginia Anderson Cantrell of Newcomerstown; brothers and sisters in law Ray (Sarah) Anderson of Jenkins, KY, Nevada (Rick) Leggett of Sherrodsville, OH, Troy (Yen) Anderson of TX, Suzetta (Dale) Crawford of Kimbolton, Regina (Jerry) Perry of Toledo and Terry (Debbie) Anderson of Isleta; several nieces and nephews and numerous other family members. Ruth is preceded in death by her father William Patterson; brother Billy Patterson; father in law Troy Anderson and step father in law Albert “Bear” Cantrell. A memorial service for Ruth will be held on Thursday February 24, 2011 at 3:00 PM at the Isleta United Methodist Church with Pastor Ray Anderson officiating with a dinner to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 15120 Chicago, IL 60693 and/or Big Brothers Big Sisters, 224 Fair St., New Philadephia, OH 44663.
February 24, 2011, 3:00 PM
Isleta United Methodist Church