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Ruth Caroline Hogue

July 29, 1929 - November 21, 2021

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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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Time: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm


Care Funeral & Cremation Specialists - Martin Chapel

15872 St. Clair Ave
East Liverpool, OH 43920

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Time: 1:30 pm

Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, November 24, 2021


Columbiana County Memorial Park Cemetery

Irish Ridge Road
East Liverpool, Ohio 43920

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