Ruth A. Fuetter

August 23, 1929 - May 3, 2017

Ruth A. Fuetter, age 87, of Medina, OH passed away Weds. May 3, 2017.

She was born in Akron, OH on August 23, 1929 to the late Frank and Mary (nee Cooke) Shepherd. She has resided in Medina County for many years.

Ruth went to college and received her certificate for hairdresser. She became a homemaker and raised her family. She enjoyed volunteering for many organizations including the Veterans and Disabled children groups.

Ruth and her husband were avid golfers and made quite a great couple on the dance floor.

Her children remember her wonderful cooking and the love their mother had for entertaining family and friends.

She is survived by her children- Kurt (Debbie), Kristine (Craig) Slansky, Konrad ( Katie) and the late Eric (2015). Grandchildren- Kristen, Jeremy, Patrick, Matthew, Adam, Sara, and the late Michelle. Great grandchildren- Ella, Logan, Ethan, Vera, Serenity and Kendrick.

Ruth was one of fourteen children and her sister Mary Short is the last living sibling. She was preceded in death by Eva Dean Fisk, Louise Guckeyson, Dreyfus, Gordon, Shirly, Charles, Thomas & Frank Shepherd, Beulah Bishop, Ruby Helpinstine, Martha Gipson & Sylvia Coffee.

Private Family Graveside Service was held at Spring Grove Cemetery, Medina.

In lieu of flowers- The family suggests memorials may be to a charity of donor’s choice.

Bauer Funeral Home, Valley City has the honor of serving the Fuetter Family.


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