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She was a strong Christian witness Ruth A. Cary, 87, passed to heaven on Aug. 12, 2009 at Heart of the Ozarks Healthcare, Ava.
Ruth was born March 6, 1922 in Kitchner-Waterloo, Ontario, Canada to Gordon R. and Elizabeth A. (Zehnder) Wiegand.
Ruth was married to Eric McLean and to this union three children were born. He preceded her in death in 1966. On Aug. 20, 1970 Ruth and Daniel F. Cary were united in marriage in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
She was a member of the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada. Ruth lived her life for the Lord. She was a strong Christian witness.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband, Eric McLean, one son, Torrence McLean and one brother, Paul Wiegand.
Ruth is survived by her husband, Daniel F. Cary, Theodosia; one son, Ronald McLean, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; and one daughter, Cheryl Cooper, Courtney, British Columbia, Canada; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
Cremation services are being conducted by Clinkingbeard Funeral Home, Ava.