Ruth M. Springmeyer
Ruth M. Springmeyer, 87, of Greensburg passed away on Sunday, November 24, 2019, at Decatur County Memorial Hospital.
Ruth was born on June 8, 1932, in Ripley County, Indiana, to Clarence and Sophie (Hausman) Lambert.
Ruth graduated from Sunman High School. Ruth was a homemaker and also worked for 27 years at the Decatur County Daycare before retirement. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, where she was a Eucharistic Minister and she was active in the Adoration Chapel. She was also a member of the St. Lawrence Ladies Auxiliary in Greensburg.
Ruth married Donald R. Springmeyer on May 5, 1956, and he preceded her in death on October 31, 2003.
Ruth is survived by 4 daughters: Linda (John) Meyer, Batesville, Dorothy (Ken) Lecher, Greensburg, Regina Badgley, Rushville, Sharon Siefert, Greensburg; brother Joe (Bernice) Lambert; 10 grandchildren: Adam (Maureen) Springmeyer, Brittany (Michael) Manus, Andrew (Kristin) Springmeyer, Samantha (Allen) Giesting, Chas (Craig) Shouse, John Meyer II, Paul Badgley, Dillon Siefert, Luke Badgley, Olivia Siefert; 4 great-grandchildren: Emmy, Calla and Heidi Giesting and Adalie Manus; 2 brothers-in-law: Wayne (Dottie) Springmeyer and John Springmeyer; and her sister-in-law Barbara Lambert.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; husband Donald Springmeyer; son Gary Springmeyer; sister Marceda Ann Eckstein; brother John Lambert; and son-in-law Greg Siefert.
Visitation will be held from 4-7:00 p.m. Friday, November 29, 2019, at Porter-Oliger-Pearson Funeral Home in Greensburg with a rosary service starting at 3:30 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 30, 2019, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Greensburg with Rev. John Meyer officiating.
Burial will follow at the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Greensburg, Indiana.
Memorials can be made in Ruth's honor to St. Mary's Building Fund.
Online condolences can be made at
Published on November 25, 2019


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Dorothy (from Florida)
Nov 27, 2019
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