UTICA — A funeral service for Ruth E. McNamara, 69, of Utica, will be held Saturday at 10:30 a.m., at Law-Baker Funeral Home, with the Rev. Carol R. Weiss officiating. Burial will follow in Wilson Cemetery.
Ruth died Nov. 20, 2012, at Knox Community Hospital, Mount Vernon. She was born Feb. 5, 1943, in Bellville. Ruth was a member of Homer Presbyterian Church and Morgan Grange.
She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Michael and Wendy McNamara of Utica, Tim and Mary Louise McNamara; daughter and son-in-law, Kathryn and Mark Burnett of Brandenburg, Ky.; seven grandchildren; sisters and brother-in-law, Phyllis E. Lewis of Utica, Lois and Dayle Debolt of Lyman, S.C.
She was preceded in death by her father, Lester Sites; mother and stepfather, Kathryn A. (Welch) and Glenn Shaffer; and one grandson, Shane McNamara.
Donations may be made to Arthritis Foundation of Central Ohio, 3740 Ridge Mill Drive, Hilliard, OH 43026.
Friends may call Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N Main St., Utica.
Visit www.law-bakerfuneralhome.com to extend condolences to the family.
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