Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
February 4, 2012 9:03 am EST


WESTERVILLE — Ruth Harriet Steininger (nee Linnert), 92, of Westerville, died Friday morning Feb. 3, 2012, at the Kobacker House (Hospice) in Columbus.

She was born Oct. 16, 1919, in Pittsburgh, Pa. to the late Charles A. and Marie R. (Heilmeier) Linnert.

She is survived by sons, Peter C. (Vicki), Rick, Christopher M. (Edna), Alex L. (Martha); daughter, Catherine R. (Jack) Reid; 12 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

Preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, C. Frederick Steininger Jr., in 1985; brother, Charles W. Linnert; sisters, Frieda L. Wiegle, Hilda Linnert; and two great-grandchildren; Sarah M. O’Neal and Gavin A. Caraway.

Visitation will be Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Genoa Baptist Church, 7562 Lewis Center Road, Westerville, with services following at 3 p.m. Graveside services will be Monday at 10 a.m. at the Blendon Central Cemetery, Westerville.

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