Ruth Ream, age 92, of Amery, Wisconsin passed away May 28, 2019 at Golden Age Manor in Amery.
Ruth was born on May 14, 1927 in Berlin, WI to John and Clara (Neitzke) Ream. Ruth was a 1945 graduate of Berlin High School and worked several jobs in Berlin before moving to Milwaukee where she worked at Milwaukee Plastic and Gould for 37 years. After retiring, Ruth moved to Oakdale, MN to be near her son and family. She enjoyed many hobbies, making braided rugs, gardening, embroidery and collecting things. She won many ribbons at the Washington County Fair for her prized braided rugs and eccentric collections of buttons, pins and anything she deemed valuable. Ruth loved dogs and had a canine companion by her side most of her life.
Ruth is survived by her son, Lynn (Nancy) Ream; grandchildren, Amy (Ben) Goebel, Katie (Paul) Riddell, Andrew (Amanda) Ream, nine great grandchildren; sister, Marian Peppler; and two nieces as well as other family and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at the Williamson-White Funeral Home. A visitation will be held the hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
To sign an online guest book visit www.williamsonwhite.com. Arrangements were made with the Williamson-White Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Amery.