RUTH M. MORTON, 74, of New Haven, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, at her residence. Born in Fort Wayne, Ruth worked for General Electric for 37 years, retiring in 1995. She was a member of the Elex Club and Quarter Century Club, both at G.E. Surviving are her daughters, Kimberly (Anthony) Brite of New Haven and Kristi Morton Lahrman of Fort Wayne; son, Kurt (Kathy) Morton of Fort Wayne; six grandchildren, Kinsey, Derek, Braxton, Torian, Kurston, and Tommy; sisters, Beverly DeCamp and Patia Ashley; brother, Wilbur DeCamp; and former spouse, Jerome Morton. She was preceded in death by parents, Wilbur G. and Ruth L. (Michael) DeCamp; and sister, Donna Birkenbeul. Service is 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, at the funeral home. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to Visiting Nurse & Hospice.

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