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Ruth A. Evans

January 23, 1931 December 6, 2019
Ruth A. Evans
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Obituary for Ruth A. Evans

Ruth A. Evans of Novi, died early Friday morning December 6, 2019. She was 88 years old. Ruth was born January 23, 1931 in Fountain City, Indiana to parents Gladys (nee Bouicourt) and William Duckworth, who were proud farmers in the local area.

Ruth graduated from Purdue University with a bachelors in home economics and later earned a master’s degree from Ohio State University. She married the love of her life, Robert Evans. A marriage that spanned 64 years. Ruth worked as a dietician her entire career. She was a member of the American Association of University Women, who was an avid reader and sports fan. Ruth loved her family dearly and will be missed.

Ruth is survived by her daughter, Janet Evans; niece, Diane (Chuck) Glunt and nephew, Dennis Johnting. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Robert Evans and sister, Wilma Little.

A funeral will be held at Northbrook Presbyterian Church, 22055 W. 14 Mile Road, Beverly Hills, on Monday (December 16th) at 11am. Friends may visit at church beginning at 10am. Interment to follow in Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly.

Memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan,1169 Oak Valley Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48108.


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