Ruth E. Regula, age 90, of Jackson Center, Ohio passed away at 6:40 A.M. Sunday, September 15, 2019, at Logan Acres Senior Community in Bellefontaine, Ohio surrounded by her family.
She was born in Belle Center, Ohio October 2, 1928, to the late Samuel H. and Verna Estella (Copeland) Jenkins.
On March 1, 1947, Ruth married Orville M. Regula in Jackson Center and he preceded her in death April 25, 1992. She was also preceded in death by her brother and sister-in-law, Leonard H. (Doris) Jenkins.
Ruth is survived by her daughter Karen Kay (Jerry) Knief of DeGraff, Ohio.
A 1946 graduate of Jackson Center High School, Ruth had worked at Holloway Sportswear in Jackson Center where she retired as a supervisor after thirty six years of service. She then worked for several years at the former Van Horn Funeral Home which is currently the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home in Jackson Center.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 P.M. Thursday, September 19, 2019 at the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home in Jackson Center.
Pastor David Sanders will officiate the funeral service at 10:00 A.M. Friday, September 20, 2019 at the Emanuel Lutheran Church in Montra.
Burial will follow the funeral service at the Glen Cemetery in Port Jefferson, Ohio.
The arrangements are in the care of the staff of the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home in Jackson Center.