December 7, 2010
Saturday, December 11, 2010 10:00 AM Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Friday, December 10, 2010 5 - 8 pm
Ruth (Becker) Byerly, 84, of Mechanicsburg, passed away Tuesday, December 7, 2010 in Hearth & Home of Urbana surrounded by her loving family.
She was born December 12, 1925 in Madison County, OH the daughter of John and Ivon (Harrington) Becker.
Ruth was a member of the Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church. She loved being with her family and friends.
She is survived by her daughters, Linda (Raymond) Scheiderer and Doris (Donald Wilt) Timmons-Wilt both of Mehanicsburg; son, John (Sandy) Byerly of Mechanicsburg; grandchildren, Steve, Sharon, Sandy, Dawn, Donnie, John Christopher and Jeremiah; 18 great grandchildren; and her sister, Mary Ann (Kenneth) Haskins of Plumwood.
Ruth is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John W. Byerly, brothers, Robert and Richard Becker.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, December 10, 2010 in the SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday in the funeral home with Rev. Dr. Harley Roston officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Mercy Hospice, 444 W Harding Rd, Springfield, OH 45504. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.