Ruthann Lower, 93

Ruthann  Lower, 93, of Wabash, died at 1:40 p.m., Thursday,  March 29, 2018, at Miller's Merry Manor East in Wabash.

She was born Sept. 9, 1924, in Johnson City, Tenn., to Anderson and Ruby (Mettetal) Lamm.

Ruthann married James Richard Lower in Wabash, on Feb. 15, 1948; he died Aug. 16, 1984.

She was a member of Wabash Christian Church and retired from Clarks Finer Foods where she worked in the delicatessen for several years. She had also worked at Wabash Abstract Company. 

She is survived by her two sons, Richard D. (Kathryn) Lower and Steven M. (Rose) Lower, her sister, Martha A. Erb, all of Wabash, and nine grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by her parents.

Private interment will be in Falls Cemetery at a later date. Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.

Preferred memorial is Miller's Merry Manor Activity Fund.

The memorial guest book for Ruthann may be signed at


Posted on 2018 Mar 30