Ruth Pettress, 74 of Shadyside, Ohio died on Thursday May 21, 2020 in Wheeling Hospital.
She was born March 9, 1946 a daughter of the late William and Elizabeth (Lewis) Flanagan in Wheeling, WV.
Ruth was a homemaker and a graduate of Ohio University.
She loved to paint and plant flowers.
She enjoyed being outdoors camping or fishing and she was especially fond of her grandchildren.
Ruth was preceded by her parents and a sister Betty Simms.
She is survived by her children Kathy Monroe of Martins Ferry, Ohio, Debbie (Chuck) Geigher of Frederickstown, Ohio, Jennifer McClure of Hillsboro, Ohio, David (Karen) Galoversic of Tennessee and Jason Pettress of Bellaire, Ohio.
In addition she is survived by her sister Jayne (Doug) Wingrove of Wheeling, WV and her grandchildren, Daijah, Jayda, Charlyn, Diedre, Austin, Paige, Payton and Joshalynn and close family friend, Chastitye Hranko.
A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions will benefit the family to assist with final and future expenses and contributions may be made to the family at “TMCFunding.com“.
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