Ruth C. Hogue

July 29, 1929 - November 21, 2021
Ruth C. Hogue

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Ruth Caroline Hogue, 92, of East Liverpool, Ohio passed away at home of natural causes the morning of Sunday, November 21st, 2021, surrounded by her family.

Born July 20th 1929, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Edna (Zimmerman) Eddy. She lived in the area her entire life. She married the love of her life George Hogue on November 9th, 1958, and they spent 46 years together until his passing on December 25th, 2004. She was also an active member of the First Church of Christ Disciples in East Liverpool.

Ruth enjoyed many activities, but her favorite hobby was crocheting, which she had done her entire life.

She is survived by her daughters,  Lynn (John) Johnston, of Knoxville, TN,  Brenda (Jim) Booher, of Leetonia, OH,  and Judy (Mike Six) Moore, of Chester, WV. She is also survived by nine grandchildren Corey (Mandi) Pethtel, Kelly Johnston, Jami (Thad) Booher, Sean (Teresita) Booher, Kaylee Moore, and Sarah Moore, and eight great- grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Ruth is preceded in death by her husband George, her son Charles Simms, and her sisters Eleanor Bryarley, Martha Shelton, and Alice Burris.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 24, 2021  from 12:30-1:30 at the Care Funeral & Cremation Specialists- Martin Chapel in Calcutta.  The funeral will follow at 1:30PM with Rev. W. Charles Adkins officiating.  Burial will follow at Columbiana County Memorial Park.

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Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Columbiana County Memorial Park Cemetery - Directions
Irish Ridge Road
East Liverpool, Ohio 43920


Wednesday, November 24, 2021
12:30 PM - 12:30 PM

Care Funeral & Cremation Specialists – Martin Chapel - Directions
15872 St. Clair Ave
East Liverpool, OH 43920

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  • November 23, 2021
    Bryan Headley says:
    I am so sorry to read this obituary today. Aunt Ruth (my great-aunt) was always one of the kindest people to me when I was young. I can remember heading to her house and getting a bottle of RC cola. Funny how those memories stick with you. Thinking of you all during this difficult time.