Ruth “Babe” Wendling, 94, of Ashland, passed away Saturday 15, 2020 in the Crystal Care Center of Ashland.
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Ruth was born in Dalton Ohio, the daughter of the late Floyd and Arby (Kolp) Rogers. She was a homemaker and a lifelong resident of Ashland County. Ruth loved to bake and was known for her pies. Family gathering were frequently at her home; and involved spending time in the kitchen.
She is survived by her daughter Diana “Susie” (Tolva) Clark; grandchildren; Shari Clark, Mike (Christina) Clark; great-grandchildren; Kristin Horst, Ashley (TJ) Houston, Brandon Bahr, Corbin Clark, and Kelsi Clark; and great-great-grandson Cameron Horst; and a sister Frances Gordon.
Ruth was preceded in death by her husband of 75 years Max E. Wendling, February 12, 2019; Sisters Helen Skaggs and Bonnie Rogers; and brothers Merle, Carl, and Cloyd “Bud” Rogers.
Graveside services will be 1:00 P.M. Friday February 21, 2020 in the Nankin Cemetery with the Reverend Julie Thoms officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made in Ruth’s memory to No Pawz Left Behind, 1130 East Main Street, Suite 166, Ashland, Ohio 44805.