Memorials may be made to Alzheimers Association
Donald Milton Ruth, Sr, age 74, formerly of Imperial and St Louis, entered into rest Sunday, April 29, 2012 at St James VA Hospital in St James, Missouri. He had retired as a printer from Graphics Union and was a U.S. Air Force veteran; he was a member of Lutheran Missouri Synod in Greenview, Missouri, former member of American Legion Post #253 and he enjoyed golfing, bowling and horseshoes. Born November 22, 1937, in St Louis, to the late Harold and Mildred (Bean) Ruth. He is preceded in death by his wife, Connie (Lyons) Ruth.
Survived by sons: Donald (Rebecca) Ruth, Jr of Festus and John Ruth of St Ann; special daughter-in-law, Kelly Ruth of Festus; brother, Jim Ruth of Arnold; grandchildren: Lauren, Melissa and Gabrielle "Gabby"; and 2 step-grandchildren: Jessica and Bethann.
Reverend Jim Owens will officiate service.
***Procession will leave funeral home at noon, on Wednesday, for Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.