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Ruth Ann Wilson, 89, of Terre Haute, passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017. She was born on Aug. 27, 1927, in Terre Haute, to Marion Lyle Apple and Ruth Jane Coyle Apple.
Ruth was a graduate of Garfield High School, and was a lifelong member of Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church. She had been the site director at Deming Center and at Peddle Park.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Willis C. Wilson; her son, Terry Lee Wilson; and her brother, Donald Apple.
Surviving are her daughter, Marsha Goodwin and husband Don; sister-in-law, Betty Apple and her daughters, Nancy and Cindy; grandchildren, Donald Goodwin and wife Darla and their daughter Addie, Jackie Hickman, Jared Wilson and Sarah Kraft-Wilson; and five great-grandchildren.
Grandma "Max" was an avid gardener, and always had beautiful flowers each spring and summer.
Funeral services will be held at noon on Saturday, May 20, 2017, at Roselawn Funeral Home, with Pastor Dennis Ticen officiating. Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. on Saturday until time of services at the funeral home.
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Published on May 18, 2017
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