She was born on March 7, 1942, in Hinsdale, Ill., the daughter of Gilbert Finnegan and Ruth (Anderson) Finnegan Mejdrech.
Ruth was a member of the St. Peter's Catholic Church and The Women's CHRP in Linton. She volunteered at the Pregnancy Choice Center in Linton, Indiana.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter Diana Lynn O'Haver.
Survivors include her husband Donald O'Haver; two daughters, Karen O'Haver Marsh of Linton, Indiana and Kathleen (Hershel) Wyrick of Columbus, Ind.; two grandsons, Joshua Marsh and Benjamin Wyrick; one great-grandson, Kaden March; brother, John (Carlean) Mejdrech of Westmont, Ill.; two sisters, Margaret Boldt of Batavia, Ohio and Phyllis (Richard) Dahms of Westmont, Ill.
Funeral services will be at 9:30AM on Tuesday, August 14, 2012, at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Linton, Ind. with Father Michael T. Madden officiating.
Burial will follow at Pleasantville Cemetery in Pleasantville, Ind.
Friends may call from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Monday, Aug.13, at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger, Ind.
Rosary will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday, August 13 at Newkirk's Funeral Home.