Ruth I. Dilley

January 18, 1930 - January 26, 2004

01/18/1930 - 01/26/2004

Past Services

Visitation
Thursday January 29, 2004
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Clarke Funeral Home
302 Main Street
Toronto, OH 43964
740-537-1234 | Directions
Cemetery
Friday January 30, 2004
Toronto Union Cemetery
228 High Haven Drive
Toronto, OH 43964
740-537-3877 | Directions
Service
Friday January 30, 2004
1:00 pm
Clarke Funeral Home
302 Main Street
Toronto, OH 43964
740-537-1234 | Directions
Visitation
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Clarke Funeral Home
302 Main Street
Toronto, OH 43964
740-537-1234 | Directions

Ruth I. Morrow Dilley
Age 74

Ruth I. Morrow Dilley, age 74 of Toronto Passed away on Monday, January 26, 2004 at Trinity Medical Center West – Steubenville.
Born January 18, 1930 in Empire, she is a daughter of the late William and Celia Blackburn Morrow. Ruth is a member of the Riverview Methodist Church in Toronto and a Homemaker.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Leonard C. Dilley, three sons, William J. Dilley, Keith E. Dilley and Chris M. Dilley and three brothers, Ronald W. Morrow, William J. Morrow, Jr. and Eugene G. Morrow,
Ruth’s survivors include, five sons, Ronald Morrow of Toronto, Leonard Dilley and his wife Marie of Toronto, Ernie Dilley and his wife Jeanne of Hepnier, Oregon, John Dilley of Dayton, Ohio and Terry Dilley of Toronto. Four daughters, Ms. Sharon Dilley of Toronto, Mrs. Nianne Hancock and her husband, Butch of Wellsville, Mrs. Debbie Fisher and her husband Charles of Toronto and Mrs. Tina Shimmel and her husband, John of Toronto and one step-son Denny Kenner ot Titusville, PA. Twenty-eight grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren.
Family and friends will gather for visitation on Thursday, January 29, 2004 from 2-4 & 6-8 PM at the Clarke Funeral Home – 302 Main Street, Toronto – 740-537-1234/800-588-1446.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, January 30, 2004 at 1:00 PM at the funeral home with the Rev. Robert Phillips officiating. Burial will follow at Toronto Union Cemetery.

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Della Rebres Rochus
7 years ago

Dear Members of Ruth’s Family,

Please except my condolences on the loss of your mother/grandmother. Many years ago we were across the street neighbors on Pierce Avenue. She was always very kind and helpful to our family. God Bless Ruth and all of you.

PATTY A. BROWN
7 years ago

I AM PATTY A. RAWSON. I AM NOT SURE IF YOU REMEMBER ME OR NOT. I AM SORRY TO HEAR OF YOUR MOTHERS’S PASSING! MY OWN MOTHER PASSED AWAY IN JUST OCT. SO I CAN SURELY FEEL YOU PAIN. AGAIN YOU HAVE MY SYMPATHY. PATTY

JOCELYNE BONITATI HOAGLAND
7 years ago

I AM SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT RUTH PASSING AWAY SHE WAS SUCH A SWEET LADY, I REMEMBER ALL THE GOOD TIME SHE HAD SHARED WIHT MY GRANDMOTHER VERNA BEFORE SHE PASSED AWAY. YOUR FAMILY IS IN OUR THOUHTS AND PRAYERS

NANCY TABOR JENNINGS
7 years ago

I AM SO SORRY TO HEAR OF RUTH`S DEATH. SHE WAS A VERY GOOD FRIEND TO MY MOTHER VERNA TABOR . MY PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU IN THIS TIME OF GREAT SORROW. NANCY TABOR JENNINGS

PAUL MORROW
7 years ago

MY PRAYERS GO OUT TO THE FAMILY. I DO NOT REMEMBER RUTH BUT MY FATHER WILLIAM MORROW AND HIS WIFE FLO DO. I LET THEM KNOW ABOUT RUTH. SHE IS WITH THE LORD IN A BETTER PLACE.

debbie monigold
7 years ago

Tina and family I’m so sorry that I didn’t make it to Clarke’s to see your mom but I will miss her too. She was a great lady and a 2nd mom to me when Tina and I were growing up. She was a great friend to me and my family too. You all are in my thought and prayers. God Bless you all.

Your friend always Debbie