Ruthann Gray Tetzloff
Ruthann Gray Tetzloff
  • June 13, 1931 - June 10, 2017
  • Dallas, Georgia

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Ruthann Gray Tetzloff, age 86, died peacefully on June 10, 2017 at her home in Dallas, Georgia. She was born in Washington, Pennsylvania on January 30, 1931 and graduated from Washington High School in East Chicago, Indiana. She lived in Pennsylvania, Indiana, Ohio, California, and then Georgia where she spent the last 34 years. She especially loved the time she had with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and was able to hold the latest great-granddaughter days before her passing. Ruthann had a 50-year career in the accounting field, first as a full charge bookkeeper then opening her own accounting business.
Ruthann is preceded in death by her mother, Rose Elizabeth Wells Gray Forrester Laszlo, and her father, Myron Dale Gray.
Ruthann is survived by her three daughters: Lydia Elsom of Spokane, Washington; Patricia Stover of Hollywood, Florida; and Lauren (Art) Ziller of Acworth, Georgia; sister Nancy Gray Hamilton of Griffith, Indiana and brother John David Forrester of Chamberlain, South Dakota; grandchildren - Lora (Jarvis) Elsom Caldwell, Frank Ziller, Stephanie (Jeff) Ziller White, Melissa (Michael) Ziller Weishaupt; and five great-grandchildren: Kendall Ziller, Aaron Ziller, Chase Ziller, Morgan Weishaupt and Marlee Weishaupt; two nieces, three nephews and a number of other relatives and close friends.
Ruthann requested no viewing or service; the family will be hosting a gathering to celebrate her life at a later date. The family wishes to thank all those who cared for her during her last illness; especially the members of Homestead Hospice and Visiting Angels

Arrangements were provided by Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home & Crematory in Kennesaw, Georgia. Online condolences can be left at www.WinkenhoferPineRidgeFuneral In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be sent in her name to Homestead Hospice, 1 North Tennessee Street, Cartersville, GA 30120.