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223 North Bedford Road
Battle Creek, MI 49037
Phone: 269-965-5145
Fax: 269-965-5148
Ruth Dudgeon

Ruth Ann Dudgeon

Tuesday, October 31st, 1939 - Sunday, November 29th, 2020
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Obituary

Ruth Ann Dudgeon of Kalamazoo, MI, died peacefully November 29, 2020, at Boschway AFC in
Battle Creek, MI. Born October 31, 1939, in Hastings, MI, to George H. and Nina J. (Conklin)
Stanford, she was the oldest of three siblings. Ruth Ann graduated with honours from Hastings
High School in 1957 and was a 1961 alumnus of Adrian College. In 1966, she married Lester A.
Dudgeon who passed in 1989.
Ruth Ann was employed for 36 years with the Social Security Administration, retiring in 1994. She
was an inveterate reader and lover of books, and enjoyed bowling and travelling with her late
husband. A Halloween baby, she delighted in celebrating her birthday each year.
She is survived by her niece, Vicki (Brian Rowden) VanAmeyden; nephews, Dave (Kris Clarke)
and Paul (Laura) VanAmeyden; and many cousins.
Ruth Ann was preceded in death by her husband and parents; brother, Glenn G. Stanford in 1959;
and sister, Joanne VanAmeyden in 2017.
A funeral is scheduled for Monday, December 7, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Bachman Hebble Funeral
Service with a brief family visitation prior to the service. Entombment will take place at Mt. Ever-Rest
Cemetery in Kalamazoo, MI. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Hospice Care of
Southwest Michigan, 15 Capital Ave NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017. The family thanks the staff of
both Boschway AFC and Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan for their dedication and care.
Arrangements by Bachman Hebble Funeral Service (269) 965-5145. www.bachmanhebble.com
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  • Service

    Monday, December 7th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Monday, December 7th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    Bachman Hebble Funeral Service
    Address
    223 North Bedford Road
    BATTLE CREEK, MI 49037
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    Notes
    Please wear a mask indoors and social distance.
  • Interment

    Location
    Mt. Ever Rest Memorial Cemetery
    Address
    3941 South Westnedge Avenue
    KALAMAZOO, MI 49008
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Charles Van Ameyden

Posted at 03:15pm
I was fortunate to have met Ruth Ann shortly after Charles and I were married. I was unsure how Ruth Ann would "feel" about meeting me; afterall, Joanne was her only sister. But very quickly Ruth Ann set me at ease, saying, "It's good you and Charles met each other. Being alone is no fun." What a kind and meaningful introduction! I will not forget Ruth Ann. May her soul rest in Peace.
 
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Charles Van Ameyden Posted at 03:16pm

The above post is from Frances Van Ameyden.
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Charles Van Ameyden

Posted at 03:01pm
With good memories, Ruth Ann will be sorely missed by her brother-in-law Charles Van Ameyden, by her niece Vicki Van Ameyden (Brian
Rowden), and by her nephews David (Kris), and Paul (Laura) Van Ameyden and family. Ruth Ann will be remembered as a conscientious and dedicated worker, an insatiable reader, and an interesting and good conversationalist.
May she rest in Peace.
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