Died Thursday, July 3, 2014, at Bortz Healthcare of Ypsilanti. She was born June 18, 1918, in Ypsilanti, Michigan, the daughter of Dwight and Stella Curtiss. On June 25, 1937, she married Edwin M. Mill and he preceded her in death on Dec. 15, 2005. Ruth was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Ypsilanti for many years where she sang in the church choir. She was employed as a Tailor at Mellencamps Clothing in Ypsilanti for several years. Survivors include two sons: Michael (Deborah) Mill and Curtis (Tressa) Mill; three grandchildren and six great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son, Thomas Edwin Mill. A graveside service will be held Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at 11:00 A.M. at Soop Cemetery, Van Buren Twp., Michigan.