Ruth L. Hesson, 83, of Versailles, Ohio passed away on Sunday, December 13, 2009 at 3:15 PM at her residence. She was born on May 5, 1926 in Darke County, Ohio to the late Charles & Dora (Michael) Flatter.
In her earlier years she worked at Buchy’s Food Distributor in Greenville and also was a homemaker. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Versailles, Ohio.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by sisters; Genieva McGlothin, Helen Billheimer, Mary Whittaker Snyder, Virginia Ross and Mildred Best, brothers; Charles, Raymond, Bill, Cloyd, Alva, Paul, Virgil and Herman Flatter.
She is survived by her husband, Norbert (Daine) Hesson of Versailles, Ohio whom she married on November 26, 1947, daughter and son in law, Roxanna & Stephen Meyer of Houston, Ohio, son and daughter in law, Ritchy & Donna Hesson of Versailles, Ohio, granddaughters; Michelle (Greg) Wagner, Amy Meyer, Douglas Meyer and Lori (Travis) Copeland, great grandchildren; Jeremiah Wagner, Madilyn Wagner and Connor Copeland, sister, Betty Brown of Greenville, Ohio as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
There will be a private service held at the conveniences of the family. Burial will be in the Miami Memorial Park in Covington, Ohio. There will be no public visitation. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey Zechar Funeral Home, Versailles, Ohio. Memorial contributions can be given to the Trinity Lutheran Church in Versailles, Ohio.