Thursday, February 25, 2016
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST
Heritage Life Story Funeral Homes Van't Hof Chapel
851 Leonard St., N.W.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Christian Rest Home
1000 Edison Ave. NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49502
(616) 453-2475
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Crash's Landing
1545 Diamond Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
(616) 821-5085
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Life Story / Obituary


Ruth E. Scoby aged 97, of Grand Rapids, passed away on February 22, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul; daughters, Peggy Tower and Elizabeth Tower; grandchildren, Debra Tower, Christine Holt and Russell Tower; and siblings, Teresa (Joe) Purcey, Pearl (Herm) Eberlein, Harry (Joyce) Oosterwal and Ellen (Bob) Klamer. Surviving are her children, William Scoby and Ellen Scoby; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; sister, Jessie (Al) McKay; and many nieces and nephews. The family will receive visitors from 6-8 PM on Thursday, February 25, 2016 at Heritage Life Story Funeral Home, 851 Leonard St. NW. Interment in Graceland Memorial Gardens. Contributions in her memory may be made to Christian Rest Home or Crash’s Landing. Please visit www.lifestorynet.com to archive a memory, photo, or sign the guestbook online