- July 5, 1916 - November 24, 2012
- Dowagiac, Michigan
of Ruth's Passing
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Memories & Candles
Used stop often at her home while traveling back and forth from Kalamazoo. Always welcomed us. Doug loved her date nut cake/bread and she gave me her recipe. Knew I made it right when he said it tastes almost as good as my Aunt Ruthie's.
Our thoughts are with you,
The Brooks' family
Posted by: pat/doug/melissa Brooks - south bend, IN - nephew Dec 01, 2012
Although I only remember meeting Ruth once, I know that Bob cherished his cousins and that he was fond of Ruth along with the others. The South Bend family of Robert N. De Graff would like to express our deepest condolences to Ruth's family. We will remember her in our prayers.
Posted by: Eleanor De Graff - South Bend,, IN - Cousin's Wife Nov 28, 2012
Ruth and Alfred were like a 2nd family to me when growing up. Many a time Ruth would haul Denny and I out to Twin Lakes to go swimming. Spent many a day in the back yard with Denny and boxer Rocky, paper routes together, double dating. Went along with Ruth when Denny was at U of M hosipital. She was a strong lady who bore the loss of a son by her faith in God. I'm sure He and Denny have welcomed her home.
Bless you all.
Posted by: Ed Hornung - Akron, IN - childhood friend of Denny Nov 28, 2012
My deepest sympathy for the Ruth Handy family and our daughter in law Robyn Skorupa for your loss.
Posted by: David Skorupa - Dowagiac, MI - Friend of family Nov 27, 2012
My Great Grandmother was the biggest part of my life until my children ...she taught me so much I will never forget and I will teach my children her great great grandchildren the same I miss you so much Grandma ...you took a big piece of me with you I love you..
Posted by: Robyn Skorupa - Dowagiac, MI - Great Granddaughter Nov 27, 2012