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Ruth L. Graessle

March 30, 1920 ~ May 14, 2017 (age 97)
Ruth L. Graessle
97, died at 12:35 AM on Sunday, May 14, 2017, at Heartland of Dublin in Dublin, Ohio.

Ruth was born on March 30, 1920, in Lima, Ohio, to the late Harley Hall and Margaret
"Mae"[Briggs] Hall.

She married Kermit D. Graessle on January 1, 1949. He preceded her in death on August 23, 2008. She was a graduate of Memorial Hospital School of Nursing. She was a member of the Lima Memorial Hospital Aux.; Eagles Aerie #370 Aux.; Ruth worked at a hospital in Washington DC during WWII. She worked at Lima Memorial Hospital in a private office for Dr. Walter Beery, and had done private nursing care in the later years of her career.

She is survived by a son, David Graessle, of Dublin, OH; Dawn R. Shuman, granddaughter of Bellefontaine, OH; Lauren E. Graessle, granddaughter of Columbus, OH; Cheryl Goetz, daughter-in-law of Dublin, OH; Jimmy Graessle, grandson of Antioch, CA; and Roberta Graessle, daughter-in-law of Antioch, CA.

She was preceded in death by grandchild Christopher Graessle, son James Graessle, and a sister Martha Jane Walters.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 from 4:00 to 7:00 P.M. at Chamberlain-Huckeriede Funeral Home in Lima, Ohio.

A graveside service will begin at 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Woodlawn Cemetery, 1751 Spencerville Road, Lima, Ohio at the mausoleum.

Condolences may be expressed at

Cemetery Details

Woodlawn Cemetery (Lima)
1751 Spencerville Rd
Lima, OH, 45805


MAY 17. 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Chamberlain-Huckeriede Funeral Home

920 N Cable Road

Lima, OH, US, 45805

Graveside Service

MAY 18. 02:00 PM

Woodlawn Cemetery (Lima)

1751 Spencerville Rd

Lima, OH, US, 45805

 Service Information

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