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Ruth E. Voliva

April 20, 1921 ~ April 4, 2017 (age 95)
Ruth E. Voliva of Ellettsville, formerly of Solsberry, passed away at IU Health Bloomington Hospice House on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. She was 95.

Ruth was born on April 20, 1921 in Monroe County to the late Orvel Headley and Josephine (Gilmore) Headley. Ruth married William E. Voliva on June 26, 1941 and they were happily married until his passing in November of 1997. She retired as a sales clerk from J.C. Penny's in Bloomington in 1981. She enjoyed being a member of the Home Extension Club, the Hoosier Art Guild and the Christian Women's Fellowship at church. Ruth was a former member of the Little Cincinnati Christian Church and became a member of the Lifeway Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William; daughters, Marilyn Roach in 2002 and Judith DuBois in 2011; grandson, Bradley Roach in 2006; step-grandson, Steven Compton in 2012; step-great-grandson, Robert Compton in 2011; one sister, and three brothers.

Ruth is survived by her sons, Philip William Voliva of Bloomington and James Robert Voliva (Karen) of Heltonville; daughter, Barbara Joan Barger (Tom) of Bloomington; sisters, Dorothy Rader (Ed) of Plainfield, and Lois Carmichael (Ivan) of Bloomington; grandchildren, Rhonda, Robin, Andrew, Angelia, Stacy, Christa, and April; step-grandchildren, Bonnie and Troy; great-grandchildren, Alex, Gabe, Delaney, Jacob, Macy, Josiah, and Jacob; step-great-grandchildren, Jessica, Nate, Marjorie and Amy; and great-great-grandchild, Aliyah.

Funeral services will be held at Lifeway Baptist Church on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Steve Von Bokern officiating. Burial is to follow at Clear Creek Cemetery. Friends may call upon the family at Chandler Funeral Home on Friday evening from 4:00 to 8:00 and again one hour prior to the funeral at the church.



Cemetery Details

Clear Creek Cemetery
West Church Lane
Bloomington, IN, 47403

Visitation

APR 7. 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Chandler Funeral Homes - Ellettsville Chapel

203 E. Temperance Street

Ellettsville, IN, US, 47429

chandlerfh@bluemarble.net

http://www.chandlerfh.com

Visitation

APR 8. 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Lifeway Baptist Church

7821 West State Road 46

Ellettsville, IN, US, 47429

http://www.lifewaybaptistchurch.org

Service

APR 8. 11:00 AM

Lifeway Baptist Church

7821 West State Road 46

Ellettsville, IN, US, 47429

http://www.lifewaybaptistchurch.org


 Service Information

A service summary is not available


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