Ruth A. Sexton, age 84 of Perrysburg, Ohio and formerly of West Virginia passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at Orchard Villa in Oregon. She was born on October 25, 1933 in Iaeger, West Virginia to Scott and Maggie (Vanover) Steele. Ruth was a nurse’s aide for many years. She married Herman Sexton and together they raised seven children. Ruth was a loving mother and grandmother and will be dearly missed.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and son, Bernard Sexton.
Left to cherish her memory are her children, Alice Lilly of Perrysburg, Ohio, Helen Green, Debora (Clarence) Matney, Joyce (Arlie) Holbrook, Janice (Don) Jones and Jeffrey Sexton all of West Virginia. Also surviving are many grandchildren, great grand children and great great grandchildren.
In accordance with Ruth’s wishes she will be taken back to West Virginia where the family will have a memorial service and burial next to her husband at a later date. The Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford has assisted the family with arrangements.