Baldwin, Ruth Mae, Saginaw, Michigan


Beloved mother and grandmother passed away Friday, May 25, 2012 at her home. Age 77 years. The daughter of the late Clarence and Alice (Gabler) Graham, Ruth was born October 27, 1934 in Oakville, Pennsylvania. She married Paul W. Baldwin Sr. on June 25, 1955. He predeceased her January 2, 2003. Ruth was a cook at St. John Lutheran School Amelith and a member of St. John Lutheran Church and its Ladies Aid. She enjoyed cooking, reading, gardening, flowers and playing Bingo. Most of all, Ruth loved being surrounded by her family. Surviving are four daughters and one son, Lynn Baldwin-Hunt, Leveda Baldwin, Annette and Seth Bates, Paul and Corinna Baldwin, Tammy Baldwin; 12 grandchildren, Nichole, Cassandra (Todd), Benjamin, Jason (Nicole), Heather (Brandon), Amanda, Matthew, Paul, Carrie, Devon, Chance and Alexis; several great-grandchildren; two sisters and three brothers, Vicki Graham, Betty Nevel, Tim (Beth) Graham, Wallace (Pat) Graham, George and Carol Graham; a sister-in-law, Carolyn Graham; many nieces and nephews. Ruth was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Al Hunt, and by a brother, Paul Graham. Funeral service will take place on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at St. John Lutheran Church of Amelith in Frankenlust. Pastor Stephen P. Starke will officiate with burial in St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery. There will be no visiting hours at the funeral home. Friends may call at St. John Lutheran Church where the family will be present on Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. John Lutheran Church. Arrangements entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road. www.snowfuneralhome.net