Ruth D. Renard
CLEVELAND: Ruth D. Renard, 93, of Cleveland, Ohio passed away July 30, 2013.
She was born October 3, 1919 in South Haven, Michigan to the late Walter and Bertha (Bauschke) Doty.
Ruth was a graduate of The Grace Hospital School of Nursing-Detroit and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from Michigan State University.
She served her country as an Army Air Corps Nurse during WWII.
She was a past member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church-Cleveland and attended Messiah Lutheran Church-Fairview Park, Ohio for many years.
In addition to a 41 year career in nursing, Ruth served as a board member for the Lakeshore Day Camp (for children with special learning needs) and as a volunteer at the Lakewood, Ohio YMCA.
She is survived by her children, Alfred (Bonnie) Renard of Westland, MI., Katherine (David) Brennan of Hebron, Ohio, and Walter Renard of Cleveland, OH; grandsons, Nathan Renard and Alexander Brennan; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Frank Doty and her sister, Melba Mann.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Crossroads Hospice 9775 Rockside Rd. Suite 270 Valley View, Ohio 44125 or Lakeshore Day Camp PO Box 45159 Westlake, Ohio 44145
Mandley -Vetrovsky Funeral Home, Fairview Park, Ohio is assisting the family with arrangements.
Published in the The Advocate on August 8, 2013
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