Mary Ruth Kissinger, 85, longtime resident of Brunswick and in later years Medina, passed away quietly Tuesday, January 9, 2018.
In addition to being a homemaker she had worked for Caro's Party Center and Weymouth Country Club. She enjoyed bowling, playing bingo and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her loving and devoted children; daughters, Diane (Jim) McNall, Brenda (Rick) Powers and sons, Alan (Marilyn), Darrell (Debra), Curtis (Brenda), Jeffrey (Lori) and Brian; she was "Nanny" to her 15 grandchildren, Troy (Corrina), Cameron, Jill (Matt), Rick, Jr. (Leah), Mindy (TJ), Josh (Lori), Derek (Jenn), Tara, Danny, Brandon (Tabitha), Jacob, Travis (Carla), Logan (Michaela), Megan, and Nathan and 18 great-grandchildren, Carmela, Antonella, Dominic, Mia, Tyce, Brody, Kylie, Eden, Addyson, Hayden, Makayla, Sophie, Harlow, Silas, Treyton, Harper, Lyla and Ellie.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Talbert in 1988.
The family will receive friends Friday, January 12, 2018 from 10 to 11:30 A.M., at Grace Baptist Church, 3480 Laurel Rd., Brunswick, OH 44212 with a service to follow. Burial will follow at Townline Cemetery in Brunswick Hills.
The family would like to thank the staff at the Avenue in Medina for their kind and compassionate care of their mother, grandmother and great-grandmother the last six months.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the church at the above address.
Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com