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“I am so sorry to learn of Mrs. Martin's passing. I have such fond memories of her from when the family lived next door to The Ensley's. She would...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Teri (Likes) Grubbs - Floresville, TX

“Rest in Peace sweet Grandma Ruth. I am so sorry I could not travel back for your funeral but am so glad that the boys were able to go. I was there...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Amanda Elick - Hermitage, TN

“Ruth - You will always be in our hearts and we will miss you greatly. I only wish we could have known you sooner and spent more time with you. Our...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: John and Paula Jo (Taylor) Marqueling - TN

“I'm so very sorry for the loss of such a wonderful lady. May you all come together and celebrate such a beautiful new angel in heaven. Rest In Peace...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Anne Moreno - Caledonia, IL

“So sorry to hear of Ruth's passing. She was a special, sweet lady and I wish I could have known her sooner. I wish I could pay my respects in person...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: patty Corbat - Avilla, IN

“Roanne,I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your mom. Thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Kelly Gerber - Huntertown, IN

“We are praying for you in your lose. There will be things that trigger tears and things that will bring laughter. Things that you never expected but,...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Steven Gill - Fort Wayne, IN

“So sorry to hear of your mom passing Ruthie and family. I remember her working in the bakery. It is really hard to lose our parents especially a mom....Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Teresa Ritchie Vardaman - IN

“So.sorry for your loss. Ruth was a kind, sweet lady. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Deborah Holland - Fort Wayne, IN

Ruth E. Martin, 79, passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at Kingston Care Center in Fort Wayne,IN surrounded by her family. She was born in Fort Wayne, IN, to the late William Herman and Ethel Gottfried. Ruth was an Insurance Agent with AFLAC for 10 years, and also worked at the Scotts Bakery. Surviving are her children, Robin (Scott) Riley of Huntertown, IN; Ronald (Amy) Martin, Jr. of Huntertown, IN; Risa (Charles) Petrie of Sewell, NJ; Rita Hanna of Fort Wayne, IN; Rosemary (Scott) Scheele of Fort Wayne, IN; Ruthie (Andrew) McCray of Fort Wayne, IN; Roanne (Sean) Marlow of Huntertown, IN; Dennis Elick of Fort Wayne, IN; step-son, Scott (Debbie) Holley of Fortville, IN; 25 grandchildren, 11 step-grandchildren, and 32 great grandchildren . Ruth was preceded in death by husband of 54 years, Ronald W Martin. Service is 10:30 am, Monday July 16, 2018 at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Road with calling one hour prior. Calling also at Sunday, July 15, 2018, from 5 - 8 pm at the funeral home. Burial in Riverview Cemetery, Churubusco, Indiana. Memorials may be made to the Heartland Hospice. To sign the online guest book, go to