Shawnee resident Ruth Winters, 91, passed away Friday, March 2, 2018, at her home.
Ruth E. (Swanson) Winters was born in Oklahoma City on Dec. 23, 1926, to Svante N. and Laura Elizabeth (Naylor) Swanson. Ruth departed this world to be with her family in Heaven on March 2, 2018.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Estle Winters, sisters Laura Booze and Emma Bozenski, and step-son Robert Winters, nephew Gerald Booze, great-grandchildren Erik Johnson, Heaven and Seamus Philips.
Ruth is survived by daughters: Nora Inman her husband Ron, and Deborah McDowell, sons: James Crow and John Crow, stepdaughter-in-law: Cheryl Winters, sister: Margaret and husband Don Milner, brothers: Carl Swanson and wife Wanda, Tom Swanson and wife Elaine; grandchildren and families: Shellie and Mike Johnson (Zackary and Nathon), Christina and David Arthurton (Adam, Beth, and Harley), Elizabeth and David Philips (Ethan, Trae, Landon, Ella, Karis, and Aveah), Violet Inman (Christian and Deonna, Kindra and Craig, Kaitlynn, Amanda, and Austin), Paul McDowell, Leslie and Corey Williams (Alexis and Ivy), Shirley and Justin Smith (Kareena, Hunter, Alyssa, Bella, and Hannah), Robert Jr. and Tammy Winters, Jimmie Winters; nephews: Rick Swanson, Tom Knight, Martin Milner; nieces Paula Claypool, Laura Ender, Charla Decoteau; and great-great-grandchildren: Craig, Abree, and Anthony.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m., Wednesday, March 7, at Tecumseh Cemetery under the direction of Walker Funeral Service.