Ruth L. Michelson
unknown - December 15, 2012
Ruth L. Michelson, 89, of Liverpool, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, at Upstate University Hospital at Community General. Ruth worked at Best Photo, Liverpool until 1975, Stickley Siver “Photo Fun” and Fotomat in Bayberry Plaza from 1977 until retiring in 1990. After her husband Willis’ death in 1997, she volunteered at Hospice of CNY from 1998 until 2009 when her health limited her mobility. She was a Cub Scout den mother for both her sons and also was a trainer for Cub Scout leaders with her husband. Ruth was a longtime member of Moyers Corners Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary when her husband Willis and son Robert were members of the Fire Department. She was a diehard Yankees fan and an ardent Syracuse University sports fan.
Surviving to cherish her memory are her sons, Robert (Mary Ann) Michelson of Liverpool, David W. (Catherine) Michelson of Sodus, grandson, Christopher King and niece Nancy Michelson of Maryland.
Memorial service: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19 at the Maurer Funeral Home Moyers Corners 3541 Rt. 31, Baldwinsville. There will be no calling hours. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to United Methodist Church, Casowasco Building Fund, 158 Casowasco Dr., Moravia, NY 13118 or Hospice of CNY, 990 Seventh North Street, Liverpool, NY 13088.