Ruth Alice Boss, age 94, of Manitou Beach, died on Friday, February 22, 2019 at Hillsdale Medical Facility, Hillsdale. She was born November 14, 1924, in Onsted, Michigan to Charles and Agnes (Shultis) Wooden. On September 12, 1943, she married Rudy Boss in Manitou Beach. He preceded her in death on May 8, 2002. Ruth had been employed as a waitress for the Lenawee Country Club and at Gilberts and Bill Cones in Jackson.
Ruth is survived by one son, Fredric (Julie) Boss of Mesick, Michigan; two daughters, Sherry Steveson of Manitou Beach, Michigan and Bonnie (John) Johnson; daughter-in-law, Jackie Boss of Onsted; 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; 2 nieces; and a nephew. In addition to her husband, Rudy, she was preceded in death by her parents, two children, Terry Boss and Dixie Suits; a brother, Dale Wooden and son-in-law, Joe Steveson.
Funeral Services for Ruth will be held on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian with Pastor Mark Alber officiating. Burial will be in Maple Shade Cemetery, Onsted. Visitation will be held on Monday evening from 4-7 p.m. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be made to Ruth’s family to help offset funeral expenses, checks payable to Sherry Steveson. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.