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Ruth Ann Swackhammer Robinson 1938-2012 b. Hocking County, Ohio

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Ruth Ann Swackhammer Robinson 1938-2012 b. Hocking County, Ohio

Posted: 1352298687000
Classification: Obituary
Edited: 1352298736000
Surnames: Monroe, Swackhammer
Ruth Ann Robinson

NEWARK: A funeral service for Ruth Ann Robinson, 74, of Newark, Ohio will be held at 2 PM on Friday, November 9, 2012 at the Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 701 Linnville Rd. SE, Newark, OH.
Burial will follow at Fairmount Cemetery in Jacksontown, Ohio. (Licking County)

Mrs. Robinson passed away on November 5, 2012 at OSU Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio.

She was born on October 29, 1938 to the late Merrill and Eunice (Monroe) Swackhammer in Hocking County.

She is survived by her loving husband of 39 years, Robert E. Robinson; daughter, Patricia Adkins of Newark, Ohio; son, Michael James of Columbus, OH; daughter, Janice (Kevin) Gildow of Waverly, Ohio; brothers and sisters, Eva Ellis, Barb Chapman, Betty (Robert) Timmons, Harry (Sharon) Swackhammer, Larry (Lynn) Swackhammer and Sharon (John) Leasure; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-granddaughter; many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by 2 brothers, Ralph and Thomas Swackhammer; and grandson, Michael James II.

Mrs. Robinson was a longtime member of Seventh Day Adventist Church where she was involved with children's activities. She was very family and church oriented. She also enjoyed crafts and sewing.

The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 PM on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St., Newark, OH.

Memorial contributions can be made to Lifeline of Ohio, 770 Kinnear Rd., Columbus, OH 43212.

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Published in the Advocate on November 7, 2012

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