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Ruth M (Quivey) Wellman

June 28, 1926 ~ June 10, 2020 (age 93)


Age 93 of Parma, Michigan passed away Wednesday, June 10, 2020. She was born June 28, 1926 to A. Frank and Madge (Luscomb) Quivey in Sandstone Township and lived at a Parma, MI address all her life. She died of a stroke with her loving family at her bedside. She graduated from Parma High School in 1944. On October 20, 1946 she married Frank R. Wellman and had 58 ½ years together before Frank passed away in 2005. Also preceded in death by Daniel (Dennis’s twin) at infancy. Surviving are her children- son, Dennis (Annette) Wellman of Parma, three daughters, Suzanne (Doug) Huber of Cement City, Jacklyn (Denis) Murray of Clarklake, Janice (Randy) Jarchow of Jackson; 14 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren. She was a homemaker, made over 100 wedding cakes and loved to bake and sew. Ruth was a member of the Sarah Treat Prudden Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, North Parma Countryside Club and North Parma United Methodist Church. Cremation has taken place with a private burial. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date. For those who wish, memorial contribution honoring her life can be directed to North Parma UM Church, PO Box 25, Parma, Michigan 49269 or Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice Home 2150 Kingsbrooke Drive, Jackson, MI 49202

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Memorial Service to be held at a Later Date.


North Parma United Methodist Church
PO Box 25, Parma MI 49269

Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice
One Jackson Square; 4th Floor, Jackson MI 49201

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