Ruth V. Anderson, 98, of Cambridge passed away peacefully September 3, 2019, at her home surrounded by family. She was born July 26, 1921 in Salesville, Ohio a daughter of the late Bert and Ivey Lawrence.
Ruth worked many years at Lincoln Elementary School as head cook retiring in 1994. She was an avid bowler, bowling on numerous leagues in her younger years and she never missed the chance to go to Wheeling Downs to play the slot machines. Ruth's true love was baking delicious pies for friends and family, even winning awards along the way.
She is survived by two daughters, Marla (Ted) Daubenspeck and Candace Shawver, both of Cambridge; six grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; and eleven great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Anderson; a son, Kenneth Anderson; and a granddaughter, Traci Bailey.
No calling hours or services will be held. A Cremation has taken place. BOLIN-DIERKES FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, 1271 BLUE AVENUE, ZANESVILLE, the area's only crematory owned by Funeral Directors were entrusted with all arrangements.
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