Ruth Augusta Zeller
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Ruth Augusta Zeller
  • April 21, 1919 - June 1, 2017
  • Boonville, Missouri

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Ruth A. Zeller, 98, Boonville, MO, passed away on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at Cooper County Hospital in Boonville, MO.



Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM at Evangelical United Church of Christ, 700 E Spring St, Boonville, MO. Funeral service will follow at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at the church.



Ruth was born April 21, 1919 in Cole County, MO the daughter of William and Nora (Hilgedick) Wintermeyer who preceded her in death. She was married on February 11, 1939 in Hartsburg, MO to Arthur T. Zeller who preceded her in death on October 14, 1993. She was an active member in Evangelical United Church of Christ, where she sang in the church choir for decades. She was also a homemaker, seamstress who made clothing as well as quilts for family members and friends.



She is survived by four sons, Gary P. Zeller of Anderson, IN, Wayne W. Zeller (Jacki) of Excelsior Springs, MO, Gene A. Zeller (Betty) of Blue Springs, MO and Bruce A. Zeller (Tina) of Boonville, MO; 14 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; one great great granddaughter; one niece and two nephews. She was also preceded in death by one brother, Ora Wintermeyer; one sister, Erna Beckmeyer and one grandson, Paul A. Zeller.



Memorials are suggested to Evangelical United Church of Christ, 700 E Spring St, Boonville, MO 65233.