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Ruby Myers

June 23, 1936 — March 15, 2024

Ruby Jane Myers, 87 went to her heavenly home on March 15, 2024 at Vancrest Health Care Center, Van Wert, OH. She was born June 23, 1936 in Scott, OH to the late Nile Hockenberry and Myrtle (McAllister) Hockenberry.

Ruby worked for many years at Central Mutual and ABC Heating in Van Wert. She was a loving wife to Maurice V. Myers (deceased) and a mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

A longtime member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Paulding, OH, Ruby served on various committees, with very special friends. Flowers were a real passion of hers. She enjoyed socializing with friends through line dancing and with Red Hat ladies. Traveling to Florida and other fun places with her sister and brother-in-law was always a pleasure.

As a proud grandmother and later great-grandmother Ruby would often attend and cheer at many sporting events and other activities they participated in. Many dear memories for the grandchildren, they all will dearly miss her.

Preceding her in death were her husband Maurice V. Myers, married 42 years, a son, Ronnie Myers, and a brother-in-law, Cletus Welch.

Surviving are her two children: Cheryl (Hank) Nietert of New Haven, IN, and Roger (Donna) Myers of Scott OH; sister, Jeannie (Hockenberry) Welch of Massillon, OH; seven grandchildren and eight great - grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 3 pm on Saturday, March 30, 2024 at St Paul Lutheran Church in Paulding, OH.

Preferred memorials are to St. Paul Lutheran Church, Paulding OH or Van Wert Council on Aging.

Arrangements entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory. To share in Ruby's online memorial, please visit

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Saturday, March 30, 2024

3:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

St. Paul Lutheran Church

601 Flatrock Dr, Paulding, OH 45879

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