Ruth Mary Young

  • Born: February 20, 1929
  • Died: October 30, 2016
  • Location: Adrian, Michigan

Anderson Funeral Home

3050 W Beecher Rd
Adrian, MI 49221

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Tel. (517) 265-3312

Tribute & Message From The Family


Ruth Mary Young, age 87, of Adrian, passed away Sunday, October 30, 2016, at Lenawee Medical Care Facility.
Ruth was born February 20, 1929, in Boston, MA, to Louis and Grace (McNamara) Clark. She was married to Donald M. Young on May 1, 1946. He preceded her in death in 2007. Ruth was employed with the Tempo's for 8 years. Ruth had been a Sunday school secretary for Bethany Assembly of God Church and was a Missionette leader.
Ruth is survived by a son, Steven (Ellen) of Adrian and a daughter, Donna Jean Merritt (Virgil) of Milledgeville, GA. Grandchildren, Connie (Lynn) Hinkley, Cindi (Quentin) Leverich, Daniel (Allison) Merritt and Donald Merritt. Great-grandchildren, Kadence and Nathan Hinkley and Merea Merritt. A brother, Stanley Clark and sisters, Elsie O'Connell, Marion Clancy, Carol Smith and Judith Cunningham.
Besides her husband, Donald, Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Linda Carol in infancy and 5 siblings.
Funeral services for Ruth will be held on Friday, November 4, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian with Pastor Ron Sparks officiating. Burial will be in Lenawee Hills Memorial Park, Adrian. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 2 to 8 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.