March 7, 1922-November 26, 2013
Ruth Meyers, 91, went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, November 26, 2013. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30 at Dunkard Brethren Church near Dallas Center with burial to follow at Brethren Cemetery.
Ruth was born on March 7, 1922, in Shippensburg, PA to Christian and Fannie (Wenger) Eby.
She married Reuben Glen Meyers on May 13, 1948, in Dallas Center where they made their home and raised their four children. Her life was centered on serving her Lord, family and church. Ruth was well known for gardening and house plants.
Ruth, is survived by her husband, Reuben, her children, David (Beckie) Meyers and Eldon (Cindy) Meyers, both of Minburn, Susan (Mark) Forry of Mt. Joy, PA and Delvin (Jean) Meyers of Dallas Center; her siblings, Anna Keller, Jacob (Dorothy) Eby, Dorothy Hawbaker and Ada (Roy) Meyers, all of Dallas Center, Harold (Mildred) Eby of Harrisonburg, VA; and Mary (Marty) Meyers of Adel; sister-in-law, Maxine Eby of Dallas Center, 14 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren. Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, brother, John Eby, granddaughter, Ellen Meyers and great-granddaughter, Alaina Forry.
The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29 at Dunkard Brethren Church. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Spurgeon Manor. Online condolences will be welcomed at IlesCares.com.
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