Ruth R. Bumgardner

November 10, 1921 - April 25, 2008

11/10/1921 - 04/25/2008

Past Services

Visitation
Sunday April 27, 2008
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home-Bellaire
441-37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions
Cemetery
Monday April 28, 2008
Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-2426 Be | Directions
Service
Monday April 28, 2008
9:30 am
St. John Catholic Church
415-37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-0051 | Directions
Visitation
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home-Bellaire
441-37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions

Ruth R. Bumgardner, 86, of Shadyside, Ohio formerly of Bellaire, Ohio died Friday April 25, 2008 at the Ohio Valley Medical Center in Wheeling, West Virginia.

She was born November 10, 1921 in Bellaire, Ohio a daughter of the late Herbert and Bertha Robinson Atherton.

Ruth was a retired employee of the former Bellaire City Health Department, a member of the St. John Catholic Church in Bellaire
And the Catholic Womens Club. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one grandson, Nicholas Fusco, one brother, William Atherton and two sisters, Mary Clare Vavra and Nancy Phillips.

Surviving are her husband, Dale Bumgardner, whom she married February 14, 1942, eight children, Linda Nick Fusco of Satellite Beach, Florida, David Jana Bumgardner of Bridgeport, Ohio, Anne Steve Hamilton of Springfield, Ohio, Rita Bob Bowman, Jane Mike Coyne, Judee McIntire and Joe Renee Bumgardner all of Shadyside, Ohio and John Bumgardner of Bellaire, Ohio. Also seventeen grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio on Sunday from 12 Noon to 2 and 5 to 8 pm. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated on Monday 9:30 am at the St. John Catholic Church Bellaire, Ohio with Msgr. Gene W. Mullett, the Celebrant. Interment in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio.

Vigil services will be held on Sunday at 2:15 pm at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. John Catholic Church 415 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio 43906.

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Henry DeGenova
8 years ago

Dale,our prayers are with you and your family. God Bless, Henry and Rose

Pat DeMarco
8 years ago

Dear Dale and Family,

The sad news came late to me. My deepest simpathy, my friend.

Helen Burkhart Holtz
8 years ago

Mr. Bumgardner,

My thoughts are with you during this difficult time.

Sally Windom Atherton
8 years ago

My thoughts & prayers are with your family. Ruth was my favorite aunt and I was saddened to learn of her passing. My condolences to you all,

Denny and Susie Coyne
8 years ago

Our prayers are with Dale and the entire Bumgardner family.