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Ruth A. McClain

October 28, 1934 ~ December 27, 2021 (age 87)


Ruth A. McClain, age 87, of Columbus, passed away December 27, 2021. Longtime member of Zion Lutheran Church where she served as church organist. Ruth loved to sew and was a wonderful mother and grandmother. Preceded in death by husband, Donald McClain; parents, George and Clara Maassel; siblings, Paul, Lester, Juanita, Lois, and Norman. Survived by daughters, Diane (John) Bengson, Lynne (Joe) Coen, and Lisa (Jim) Elliott; grandchildren, Shaun (Abigail), Lise, Emma (Nikki) Bengson, Sarah and Anna Weimer, and Nicole and Emily Elliott; great-grandchild, Louis Bengson; siblings, Delmar, Richard (Carol) Maassel, and Miriam (Leonard) Neumann; many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Family will receive friends, Tuesday, January 4, 2022, from 3 - 6 p.m. at GRAUMLICH FUNERAL HOME, 1351 S. High St., Columbus, Ohio 43207. Funeral service Wednesday, January 5, 2022, at 11 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 766 S. High St., Columbus, Ohio 43206 with Pastor Wes Hromowyk officiating. Interment to follow at Kingwood Memorial Park, Lewis Center, Ohio. Contributions in memory of Ruth may be directed to Zion Lutheran Church.  To leave an online condolence please visit Ruth's online tribute page at

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January 4, 2022

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Graumlich Funeral Home
1351 South High Street

Funeral Service
January 5, 2022

11:00 AM
Zion Lutheran Church
766 South High Street
Columbus, OH 43206

Interment following funeral service
January 5, 2022

Kingwood Memorial Park
8230 Columbus Pike
Lewis Center, OH 43035

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