Mrs. Ruth E. Grabeman, age 73 of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 12:31 P.M. Tuesday June 22, 2010 in the emergency room of Kettering Medical Center. Ruth was born July 3, 1936 in Marion, Ohio. She was the daughter of the late Ernest & Vivian (Anderson) Coulson.
Ruth was retired as a Registered Nurse having worked at Wayne Hospital, Plant Nurse at Fram Corporation, Rest Haven Nursing Home, Gade Nursing Home, Comprehensive Health Network and Hospice of Darke County.
She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church of Greenville, the Red Hat Society and a graduate of the Lima Memorial Hospital Registered Nursing Program. Ruth enjoyed shopping and traveling throughout the United States and abroad.
She is survived by her husband H. Samuel Grabeman of Greenville. They were married November 3, 1957. Also survived by her sons—Allan Grabeman of Fishers, Ind., Daniel Grabeman of Portsmouth, Ohio, daughters in law—Janice Grabeman of Portsmouth and Kay Grabeman Eltzroth of Frankton, Ind. Grandchildren—Katie Grabeman, Luke Grabeman, Jessica Grabeman and Mary Grabeman. A brother Eugene Coulson of Kenton, Ohio, sisters and brothers in law—Joan & Leonard Sielschott of Palm Coast, Fla., Mary & Richard Smallwood of Lima, Ohio and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Saturday June 26, 2010 at the St. John Lutheran Church 7814 St. Rt. 121-N. Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Alan Knoke officiating. The family will receive friends on Friday June 25, 2010 from 4 till 8 P.M. in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio and on Saturday 1 hour prior to the services in he Church.
It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to Hospice of Darke County.