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133 E. Orchard Street
P.0. Box 217
Delton, MI 49046
Phone: (269) 623-5461
Fax: (269) 623-3188
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Ruth "Ruthie" A. Shoup

Tuesday, March 18th, 1941 - Monday, February 10th, 2020
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Shoup, Ruth A. “Ruthie”
Delton

Ruth Ann “Ruthie” Shoup, age 78 of Delton passed away peacefully on February 10, 2020. Ruthie was born on March 18, 1941 in Glen Robbins, Ohio, the daughter of William and Ruth (Shannon) Vorva. Ruthie enjoyed sewing, camping, playing cards, reading, working on puzzles, and collecting recipes and porcelain dolls. Ruthie loved cooking, she will be remembered for her pickled eggs and preparing Christmas breakfast casserole for her family. Ruthie was a proud foster parent to many infants over the years. On June 25, 1960 in New Boston, Michigan, she married the love of her life, Donald Shoup, who survives. Ruthie is also survived by children: Rebecca (David) Tobias, Joseph (Norma Strauss) Shoup, Edna (Wayne) Sheffield, and Anita May Shoup; seventeen grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren, brother: Robert Vorva, and several nieces and nephews. Ruthie was preceded in death by her parents; daughter in law: Sheri Shoup; brothers: William “Jr.” Vorva, Gerald Vorva, and Regis Vorva; and sister in law: Pauline Vorva. Ruthie’s family will receive friends on Friday, February 14, 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Williams-Gores Funeral Home where the Rosary will be prayed at 7:30 PM. Ruthie’s funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, February 15, 2020, 11:00 AM at Revive Bible Church, Pastor Bernard Blair officiating. Burial will take place in East Hickory Corners Cemetery. Memorial contributions to Revive Bible Church or the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan will be appreciated. Please visit www.williamsgoresfuneral.com to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Ruthie’s family.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, February 14th, 2020 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Friday, February 14th, 2020 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Williams-Gores Funeral Home
    Address
    133 E ORCHARD ST
    DELTON, MI 49046
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  • Second Visitation

    Friday, February 14th, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Friday, February 14th, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Williams-Gores Funeral Home
    Address
    133 E ORCHARD ST
    DELTON, MI 49046
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  • Wake Service 1

    Friday, February 14th, 2020 | 7:30pm
    When
    Friday, February 14th, 2020 7:30pm
    Location
    Rosary Service
  • Service

    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    Revive Bible Church
    Address
    12711 S M-43 Highway
    DELTON, MI 49046
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  • Interment

    Location
    East Hickory Corners Cemetery
    Address
    Hickory Road
    HICKORY CORNERS, MI 49060
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Ruthie, you will remain in my heart forever. Your spunk, compassion, and no nonsense approach was a great mix. Cousins always,
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