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Ruby (Stump) Campbell, 88, Ligonier, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 22, at 4:40 a.m. at Avalon Village in Ligonier.
She was born Sept. 9, 1928, to Asa N. and Pearl (Galloway) Stump.
On Aug. 28, 1948, Ruby married Frederick Campbell in Wilmot. He passed away April 29, 2015.
Ruby helped to establish Campbell's Garage in 1958 with her husband, Fred. Mrs. Campbell enjoyed working alongside her family for many years. She also liked reading romance novels, sewing and crochet projects, cooking and dogs. She will be missed by so many.
Surviving are her four children, Linda (Anthony) Campbell-Jimenez of Angola, Peggy Campbell of Kendallville, Daniel Campbell and Fred M. (Connie) Campbell; along with many, many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sister; Evelyn Gaerte; two brothers, Joseph Stump and Lowell Stump; and daughter-in-law, Mary Campbell.
A funeral service in Mrs. Campbell's honor will take place Saturday, Aug. 26, at 10 a.m. at Yeager Funeral Home, Ligonier, with Pastor John Lutton officiating.
Burial will be at Salem Cemetery in Wilmot.
There will be a time of visitation Friday, Aug. 25, from 3 to 7 p.m. as well as from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. prior to the service at the funeral home Saturday, Aug. 26.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Make-A-Wish Foundation for Children.
Yeager Funeral Home in Ligonier is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.yeagerfuneralhome.com
Published on August 23, 2017
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