Mount Carmel, Ohio Services for Ruth M. Ball, 80, Inverness, Fla., were Monday at St. Veronica Church in Mount Carmel. Burial was in Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Montgomery.
Mrs. Ball died Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2003, in Inverness, Fla.
She was born March 31, 1922, in Cincinnati, the daughter of Frank and Loretta (Newbauer) Yaeger. She moved from Cincinnati to Wildwood, Fla., in 1986.
Mrs. Ball was a homemaker. She was a member of St. Vincent Depaul Catholic Church and Continentia Country Club Community as well as a past volunteer for Meals on Wheels.
Survivors include seven sons, William Ball, Lawrence, Kan., Jerry Ball, Inverness, Fla., Lawrence Ball, Robert Ball, Ronald Ball, Richard Ball and Thomas Ball, all of Cincinnati; three sisters, Anna Heyle, Bradenton, Fla., and Bette Ries and Ginny Elias, both of Cincinnati; 30 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Banks/Page-Theus Funeral Home in Inverness, Fla., and E.C. Nurre Funeral Home in Amelia were in charge of arrangements.