Lyons – Ruth, 67, died
December 11 in Salem. She was born in Rising Sun, IA and at
the age of 10 moved with her family to California. In 1981
Ruth moved to Stayton and has lived in the Stayton/Lyons area
since. She worked in the Post Office and later did child care
for many years. Ruth married Jerry Hollars on September 24,
1994 in Mill City.
Her home church was
Santiam Chapel Church in Lyons. Ruth enjoyed shopping at
Walmart, doing crafts, playing games, music, family and church
functions. She loved throwing parties and being social with
Ruth is survived by her
husband: Jerry Hollars of Cascade Locks; daughter: Sarah
Watkins of Lyons; brothers: Lowell (Sharon) Davis of Elgin, IL
and Paul Davis of Stayton; sisters: Mary Kunkel of Stayton,
Norma (John) Scott of Lyons and Pearl (Jerry) Turner of
Stayton; and 36 nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will
be Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 3:00 pm at Santiam Chapel in
Lyons. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.