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“I am Ruth's cousin and will miss her. My condolences to the family. Remembering the times that Ruth and Ray played cards with my mother and father ...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Jackie Spicer - Kawkawlin, MI

“Love to all my cousins whom I spent many fun times together at Aunt Ruthie and Uncle Ray's home. I cherish the memories, and family times together....Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Kim Layman - Moreno Valley, CA

“I'm sorry for your loss, she was a great person ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Brian Duskey - Genesee twp, MI

“May the God of peace give comfort, support and bless the family during this difficult time of grief. Please accept my sincere condolences. Rom.15:33 ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: TJ

“My Deepest Sympathy to the family of Ruth Beyers in the her recent passing. She will always be remembered.In Christian Love,Mary Ellen Moore ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Mary Ellen Moore - Ravenna, OH

“Offering our deepest sympathies during this time. ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: The Staff of Bissler & Sons Funeral Home - OH

“RIP, Ruth,Ruth prepared my taxes for years. She was very personable, always remembered me from the year before, a sweetheart and a true professional...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Charlotte Taylor - Boynton Beach, FL

Ruth L. Beyers, 94, of Brimfield, died Wednesday, January 3, 2018, at her home.

She was born May 1, 1923 in Akron to Clarence Elwood and Lula Mae (Hollen) Slaubaugh. She was a 1941 graduate of Akron's James A. Garfield High School and took business courses at Hammel Business School. She worked as a bookkeeper for both Goodyear and Firestone and later for Sealtest Ice Cream in Stow. In the 1960's, she sold real estate for Gault Realty in Akron. She then began a 30 year career as a Master Tax Preparer with H&R Block attaining Enrolled Agent status.

In 1942, she married the love of her life, Raymond L. Beyers and they had four children, Claudia (Gary) Bissler, Linda (Rickey) Foster, Patricia (Roger) Duvall, and David R. (Sandra) Beyers. Ray and Ruth had eight grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren, and eight great great grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother, Paul W. Slaubaugh, Sr., of Stow.

Ruth enjoyed travelling, camping, and boating with her family and also loved bowling and playing golf when able. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, three sisters, two brothers, grandson, and two great grandsons.

Cremation has taken place. Memorial services will be held 1:00 PM Friday, January 12th at First Freedom Baptist Church with Pastor Daniel Alexoff officiating. The family will receive friends one hour before the services at the church. Interment will be held at a later date at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman. Memorials may be made to the family, c/o Bissler & Sons Funeral Home, 628 West Main Street, Kent OH 44240.

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