PIERCETON – A. Ruth Leifer Meredith, 101, formerly of Pierceton, Traverse City, Mich., and Orland Park, Ill., died Aug. 11, 2014.
She was born May 2, 1913, in Pierceton, to Albert and Edith Menzie Leifer. She was married to Louis, who preceded her in death.
She graduated from Pierceton High School and nursing school in Chicago, Ill. She enjoyed traveling, quilting, gardening and her parakeets.
She is survived by her three children: Janis Uthe, Connie Courtade and Louis Meredith; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held in Pierceton.