Ruth A. Byers, 91, of 925 Wilkins St., Celina, died at 1:40 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, at the Celina Manor Nursing Home.
She was born on April 11, 1921, in Center Township, in Mercer County, to Oscar and Opal (Fleenor) Buck, and they preceded her in death.
On June 6, 1949, she married James Marion Byers, and he preceded her in death in 1955.
She is survived by a son, Larry (Gail) Byers of Celina; a daughter, Linda Neves of Klamath Falls, Ore.; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a brother; two sisters and brothers-in-law; two sisters-in-law.
She was preceded in death by two brothers; a sister; two brothers-in-law; a sister-in-law.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina, with the Rev. Richard Van Horn officiating.
Burial will follow in Swamp College Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and one hour before services Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Activities Fund at the Celina Manor Nursing Home, 1001 Myers Road, Celina, Ohio, 45822.
Online condolences for the family may be left at LHDfuneralhome.com.