Obituary for Ruth Margaret Stiver

Ruth Margaret Stiver

Birth Date: Oct. 7th, 1933
Date Passed: Aug. 17th, 2020


Ruth Margaret Stiver age 86, of Ravenna, MI died Monday, August 17, 2020 at Tibbets Elder Care Home in Ravenna with family at her side. Ruth was born on October 7, 1933 in Ravenna, MI to the late Ralph and Margaret (Buzas) Ruch. She married William Cunningham on October 26, 1957 in Ravenna, MI. He preceded her in death on July 23, 1965. She married Roger Stiver on April 11, 1970 in Ravenna, MI. He preceded her in death on June 7, 2006. Ruth is survived by her children: Jack (Sue) Cunningham of Ravenna, Jill (Ron) Morton of Royal Oak, Ralph R. (Jenny) Stiver of Ravenna, Roger A. (Sharon) Stiver of Kent City, Sue (Brad) Paulsen of Menominee, MI, Ruthie Cunningham of Arizona and Sharon Tucker of Muskegon. 15 Grandchildren: Amy, Becky, Jasper, Wolfgang, Isabelle, Oscar, Maxfield, Ian, Samantha, Dylan, Bill, Bobby, Becky, Bruce and Heather. Several Great Grandchildren, 3 Brothers: Jerry (Carol) Ruch of Ravenna, Daniel (Jude) Ruch of Coopersville and Don (Dottie) Ruch of California. 3 Sisters: Elizabeth Devries, Josephine Meyers both of Ravenna and Mary Hayford of Muskegon. Brother in-law: John Levandowski of St. Louis. Nieces and Nephews also survive. She was preceded in death by her parents, Husbands, William Cunningham and Roger Stiver, Brother: Edward Ruch and Sister Gertrude Levandowski. Cremation has taken place with a Memorial Service at a later date. Memorials may be directed to: Tibbet Elder Care Home, Harbor Hospice, or Ravenna Education Foundation. Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511