Ruth L. Vandiver, 92, a life long Rushville resident, passed away March 16, 2014 in Rushville. She was born June 25, 1921 in Rushville to Taylor and Zilla (Couch) Lloyd. Ruth was a 1940 graduate of Rushville High School.
Ruth worked many years at the Ward Stilson Dress Factory, the Glove Factory and Rush Memorial Hospital where she worked in the kitchen and medical records. Ruth also waitressed many years at Wilhelm's Diner. She was formerly an active volunteer at the Rush County Sr. Center and at Rush Memorial Hospital.
She is surved by her sons, Terry A. Vandiver of Rush County, Jeffrey C. Vandiver of Rushville and Gregory S. Vandiver of South Carolina; daughter, Donna Kay Eastham of Rushville; and granddaughter, Marla Lavonne Vandiver. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Harry, Leslie and Don Lloyd; and sisters, Betty O'Neal and Gladys Jacobs.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 20 at Moster Mortuary, Rushville, where friends are welcome to visit from 12:30 p.m. until time of service that day. Jim Lloyd will preside and burial will be in Rushville's East Hill Cemetery.