Ruth Eileen Cruit, 94, of Shelbyville passed away at 3:05 a.m. Sunday (March 29, 2015) at the Shelbyville Manor.

Private graveside services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday in the Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville. Memorials may be made to the United Methodist Church in Findlay or Shelbyville. Arrangements are by Lockart-Green Funeral Home, Shelbyville.

She was born September 3, 1920 in Findlay the daughter of Floyd E. and Sylvia (Foster) Parr. She married Thomas V. Cruit February 21, 1942 in Webster Groves, MO and he preceded her in death October 2, 2006.

She was a member of the Findlay Methodist Church and then joined the United Methodist Church in Shelbyville.

Surviving are children, Cheryl Roley (Duane Kroninger) of Harlingen, TX, Michael Cruit (Cherise) of Bethany and Kimberly Mueller (Michael) of Victoria, TX; grandchildren, Douglas Roley (Mary) of Ballwin, MO, Chad Roley of Mt. Sterling, John Cruit (Melissa) of Perry, IA, Emily Zaegel (Steve) of Manchester, MO and Melinda Mueller of Kansas City, KN; great-grandchildren, Drew and Reed Roley, Courtney and Chesnee Roley, Isadora Cruit and Quintin Dewberry.