Dave A. Ruth, 70 of Galion passed away on Saturday April 1, 2023 at O.S.U. Wexner Medical Center following a brief illness. Dave was born March 1, 1953 in Bucyrus to the late Walter and Ruth (Pratt) Ruth. He was married June 15, 1973 to Nora (Emory) Ruth who survives. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by son Dave Allan Ruth Jr. and daughter Dorinda L. Ruth.
Dave is also survived by grandchildren Shane and Jackson, siblings John, Mark, Steven, Paula, and Sharon; as well as nieces and nephews.
Dave graduated from Bucyrus High School in 1973 and retired from Bucyrus Blades after 44 years. Dave enjoyed grilling out and working on older tractors.
A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held at a later date to be announced. The Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements and expressions of sympathy can be left at www.munzpirnstill.com