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Ruth Karrer

November 20, 2017
Holland, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Ruth E. Karrer, age 98 f Grand Rapids, MI, passed away November 20, 2017 in Holland, MI.

She was preceded in death by her husband Jack, who she was married to for 68 years.

Ruth is survived by her daughter; Sharon (Bob) Gilman; grandsons, David (Dawn) Harmsen, Scott (Stephanie) Harmsen, Bob (Monica) Harmsen; great-grandchildren, Lindsay (Luke), Melissa, Nicole, Eric, Nick, Quincy, Nate (Teresa), Ian (Danielle); brother, Emmett Hough, along with many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A family celebration will be planned at a later date.