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Ruth Lucille Love

June 29, 1923 - December 26, 2017

Ruth Lucille Love (Age 94) was born June 29, 1923 in Seattle, WA to Elijah William and Margaret Ramsey. She passed away December 26, 2017 in Spokane. She grew up in Bothell, WA where she graduated from high school in 1941. Ruth married William Love in 1946. They lived in Issaquah where they raised their family. Later, Ruth would travel extensively for the American Cancer Society and the Reach to Recovery Program,where she spent time in Alaska and Hawaii. In 1981 the family moved to Spokane. Ruths love for animals drove her to volunteer at the Walk in the Wild Zoo, she also enjoyed several hours walking on the Centennial Trail watching the ducks and geese. She loved her back yard, and baking for the holidays with her grandchildren. Ruth is preceded in death by her husband of almost 70 years, William Love, and her daughter in law Mary Ann Love. She is survived by her son Bill Love, and daughter Melodie (Glenn) Petry as well as 6 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made in Ruths name to The Spokane Humane Society or SCRAPS.


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