July 11, 2011
Ruth Ann Marconi, 65, of Ashley, passed away Friday (March 4, 2011) at her residence.
She was born June 13, 1945, in Martins Ferry to Homer and Mildred (Raber) Marshall. Ruth retired from PPG Industries and was a proud member of the UAW Local 1588. She had a great love of the outdoors, being with her family, friends, and faithful companions. Ruth will always be remembered for feeding “us” so well.
She is survived by her four children, George Rector Jr. of Cleveland, Carole (Doug) Howell of Westerville, Leslie (Rocky) McKinney of Springfield and Doug (Jason) Marconi of Buckeye Lake; five grandchildren, Nicole Rector, Junior Rector, Lisa Rector, Hannah McKinney and Samuel McKinney; a great-grandchild, Payton Lynn Faith Rector; three brothers, Willard, Charles and Victory Marshall; two sisters, Rose Bailer and Sharon Morris; and her best friend like a daughter, Lisa Young.
Ruth was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Jim Marconi; three brothers, Robert, Roger and Russell Marshall; and two sisters, Gloria Ritter and Carolynn Marshall.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Monday, with a funeral service following at 4 p.m. at the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home, Delaware.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Delaware County Humane Society, 4920 Ohio 37E, Delaware, OH 43015.
To share a memory of Ruth or to express a condolence to the family please visit rodmanneeper.com.