Ruthie L. (Pifer) Aldrich
Ruthie L. (Pifer) Aldrich, age 66, of Mantua, passed away Saturday, May 3, 2014. She was born February 13, 1948, in Ravenna, Ohio, the daughter of Frank and Jeanne (Adams) Pifer.
Ruthie graduated from Crestwood High School in 1967 and had worked many years in the HR department at Samuel Moore and Company. She then took a position at Crestwood High School as secretary to the principal. From 1986 - 2002 she worked with her husband running Traco Inc. Eventually, she and her husband owned and operated Mantua Grain and Supply Inc.
She was a gracious and caring person and was loved by all who met her. She will be missed.
Survivors include, her husband: Tom "TR" Aldrich of Mantua, her sister: Jane Kay (Jim) Gonczy, brother: David Pifer, Brothers-in-law: Jim (Julie) Aldrich, Jerome (Debbie) Aldrich, sister-in-law: AnnaLouise (Carl) Molnar, four nephews, three nieces, one great nephew, three great nieces and many cousins.
Friends will be received from 5 - 8 p.m., Thursday, May 8, 2014, at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna, Ohio 44266. Private inurnment services will be held for family.
The family suggests that donations be made, in Ruthie's name to The Hillside Cemetery Board, 4650 W. High St., Mantua, Ohio 44255.
Condolences and memories may be shared at wood-kortright-borkoski.com.
(Wood-Kortright-Borkoski 330-296-6436, RC 5-6-14)