Ruth Marie Welch, 92, of Marietta, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.
She was born March 14, 1922, in Wingett Run, to Henry and Ethel Schlarp Moore.
She enjoyed gardening, quilting and playing cards.
Ruth is survived by her daughter, Sandra Jackson (James) of Lowell; a son, Ronald L. Welch (Jeanne) of Minneapolis, Minn.; five grandchildren, Jeff Welch (Pam), Amy Bustos (Rafael), Mary Wettstrom (Johan), Lisa Turner (Dave) and Stephanie Kuhl (John); and eight great-grandchildren, Samantha and Sarah Welch, Carina and Colin Bustos, Lauren and Logan Turner and Hailey and Audrey Kuhl. She was preceded in death by her husband, Glenn Welch; two brothers, Earl and Charles Moore; and a sister, Jessie Fulton.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m., Saturday, July 26, at the Lowell Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home, with the Rev. Thomas Hendershot officiating. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery in Lowell.
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