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Ruth Mae Lambright, 80, of Goshen, went to be with the Lord at 4 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14, at her residence.
She was born Oct. 30, 1937, in Shipshewana, to Robert and Kathleen (Baker) Dillon.
On May 3, 1959, in Shipshewana, she married Richard Dean Lambright, who passed away Sept. 3, 2016.
Surviving are four daughters, Pam (Jim) Krall, Siloam Springs, Arkansas, Lori (Joe) Walter, Goshen, Jodi (Tony) Mynhier, Middlebury, and Crystal (Todd) Page, Auburn; 10 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and sister, Rachel Everitt, Shipshewana.
She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.
Ruth loved the Lord and was a member of First Baptist Church of Elkhart. She was a very nurturing mother and loved taking care of her family. She was known for her hospitality and creativity, which she used in many ways to show love to her family and friends.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, 1003 S. Main St., Middlebury.
Funeral services will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 20, at First Baptist Church of Elkhart, 53953 C.R. 17, Bristol. Services will be conducted by Pastors Phil Byars and John Blodgett.
Burial will be at Shore Cemetery, Shipshewana.
Memorials may be given to Mission Aviation Fellowship, with whom her grandson and his wife are serving overseas.
Online condolences may be offered at millerstewartfuneralhome.com.
Published on November 15, 2017
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