Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Obituaries

March 17, 2014

Ruth Roline Hout

Sept. 12, 1923-March 16, 2014

SHIPSHEWANA — Ruth Roline Hout, 90, died at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at IU Health Goshen Hospital.

She was born Sept. 12, 1923, in Shipshewana, to Winzel Burr and Mary Ellen (Mast) Young.

On Aug. 28, 1943, she married Richard Charles Hout at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Middlebury.

She is survived by her husband; son, Steven Richard Hout of Edwardsburg, Mich.; a grandson, Jason (Katy) Hout; and a granddaughter, Julie (Steve) Haddix.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, George Young.

She was a homemaker and had worked at Hostetler Drugstore in Shipshewana. She was an avid bowler in LaGrange, Goshen and Elkhart and enjoyed spending time on the lake. She was a graduate from the class of 1941 of Shipshewana High School.

Friends and family will gather at Grace Lawn Cemetery, Middlebury, for a 2 p.m. graveside service Thursday. The Rev. Ron Russell from the First United Methodist Church of Middlebury will officiate.

Memorial gifts may be given to IU Hospice.

Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury, is handling arrangements. Visit millerstewartfuneralhome.com to leave an online message of condolence for the family.

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