Beloved wife, mother, and sister, Ruth M. Serrick passed away on Monday, October 24, 2016 at Clyde Gardens in Clyde, OH. Ruth was born to Frank and Mable (Berg) Letterly on July 5, 1923 in Barberton, OH. She married Charles Edwin Serrick on January 10, 1953 and he preceded her in death in 1995.
Ruth is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Edwin (Kathryn) Serrick of Fremont; daughter-in-law, Rebecca Serrick of Fremont; sister-in-law, Georgeanne Letterly of Wickliffe, OH; three nieces and three nephews. Ruth was the proud grandmother to five grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Charles E. Serrick; son, Mark Allen Serrick; twin brother, Russell (Laverne) Letterly; brother, Edwin Letterly and sister, Inza (Ray) Mitchell.
Ruth graduated from Elyria High School in 1941. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Stars and Moose Club of Port Clinton. She served on the Altar Guild and Vestry at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. Ruth was Past President of the Sandusky County Board of Realtors, and past member of the Fireland’s Board of Realtors. She retired from Realty One after thirty years of being a dedicated and memorable realtor, serving Fremont, Ottawa County and Kelley’s Island. Ruth enjoyed golf and bowling, serving as Past President of a bowling league at Plaza Lanes.
Visitation: Thursday from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E. State St, Fremont, OH.
Services will take place Friday, October 28, 2016, 10:30 am at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 206 N. Park Ave, Fremont, OH with Rev. Lisa O’Rear officiating.
Burial: Oakwood Cemetery
Memorials can be made to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.