Ruth Ann Caraway, 58, of Corunna, passed away Monday, February 18th, 2013 at Hospice House of Shiawassee. A memorial service will be held at 2 PM on Friday, February 22, 2013 at Mowen Funeral Home - William A. Scarlett Memorial Chapel with Pastor Ray Strawser officiating. Final rest will be at Oak Hill Cemetery. A gathering of family and friends will be on Friday from 11 AM to 2 PM.
Ruth Ann was born in Saginaw, Michigan on January 4, 1955, the daughter of Aelred and Shirley (Birchmeier) Klein. She was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church and attended St. Michael Catholic School. Ruth Ann graduated from New Lothrop High School in 1974. She started working for CHW in Chesaning in 1989, later moving to Maurel Products, now operated as Crest Marine in Owosso. She worked as a foamer, fork lift operator and in shipping/receiving. She loved her work and was a hardworking and devoted employee. In her free time she enjoyed camping and just being out-of-doors.
Those who cherish her memory include: husband, David of Corunna; step-sons, Timmy Caraway and Jordan Caraway; 2 grandchildren; mother, Shirley Klein of New Lothrop; siblings, Linda (Larry) Byrne of Chesaning, Janet (Cliff) Besaw of New Lothrop, David (Charlene) Klein of New Lothrop, Sandy Zonek and Darren Horger of Chesaning; 6 nieces and a nephew. She was preceded in death by her father, Aelred.
The family expresses their heart-felt gratitude to the "angels" at Hospice House of Shiawassee for the loving care given to Ruth Ann and the compassion for her family during her illness. Memorials are suggested to Hospice House in Ruth Ann's memory.