Ruth Bernice Youngpeters


Ruth Bernice Youngpeters, 71, of Lakeview, passed away Monday, March 17, 2014, at Heartland of Indian Lake.

She was born in Wayland, Ky., on Nov. 24, 1942, to Alka Webb, who survives in Sugarhill, Ga., formerly of Ada, and the late Edward Webb. She also was preceded in death by a sister, LaVerne Gable.

On Feb. 3, 1973, she married Jerry W. Youngpeters in Kenton and he survives along with three children, Eric (Sandy) Youngpeters of Wapakoneta, Charlene (Doug Ferrell) Castello of Rosewood and Elizabeth Buscher of Russells Point; nine grandchildren, Ashlee and Emilee Youngpeters, Jennifer and Jessica Castello, Chris and Lindsay Collingsworth, Erica and Gage Buscher and Garrett Craig; five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Glenda (Rick) Rhodes of Sugarhill, Ga.

A 1960 graduate of Ada High School, Ruth was a homemaker who enjoyed movies and making wooden crafts.

A private memorial is at later date through arrangements by Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview, where condolences may be expressed at