Ruth L. Chambers, 86 of Auburn, and formerly of Lebanon, Ohio, died Oct. 31, 2016 at The Ambassador in Nebraska City.
She was born to Benjamin and Mary (Penick) Clifton on July 26, 1930, in Covington, Ky.
Ruth was an avid reader and enjoyed fishing every chance she could.
Her grandchildren were her passion in life as well as being a long time member of the First Church of Christ in Lebanon.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Oliver Chambers, two brothers and three sisters.
Ruth is survived by her three sons, Dan (Sherry) Chambers, David Chambers and Darrell (Nan) Chambers, one daughter, Donna (Robert) Schmitz, thirteen grandchildren, thirteen great- grandchildren, four great great- grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation was to be held on Friday, Nov. 4 from 10 to 11 a.m. with a funeral service beginning at 11 a.m. all at Oswald-Hoskins Funeral Home, Lebanon, Ohio.
Burial was to follow in Miami Valley Memory Gardens.
Memorial donations may be made to the Activities Department at the Ambassador Nursing Home in Nebraska City.
Arrangements made by Marshall Funeral Chapel, Nebraska City and Oswald-Hoskins Funeral Home, Lebanon.
Online condolences sent to www.hoskinsfh.com or www.marshallfuneral.com