Ruth A. Switzer, Sebring, Ohio

Gednetz-Ruzek & Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Service

March 1, 2020

Ruth Ann Switzer, Sebring, Ohio - obit
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SEBRING, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Ruth Ann Switzer, 72, of Sebring, passed away on Monday, March 2, 2020 at Aultman Hospital in Canton.

Ruth was born in Cranston, Rhode Island on April 17, 1947 the daughter of the late Raymond and Edith (Glassey) Martin.

She was a graduate of Cranston High School and received additional training skills from the Navy Relief Center.

Ruth enjoyed watching her favorite daytime television shows and could be found frequently playing electronic games.

Besides helping her husband in many aspects of his naval career she served as Ombudsman for the different commands her husband Gary served.

Survivors include her husband, Gary Switzer whom she married on April 3, 1971; her daughter, Dawn Switzer of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and a granddaughter, Aunisty Switzer. She is also survived by her brother, Raymond Martin of Montgomery, Alabama and many nieces and nephews.

Per her request cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at a later date.

Burial will take place at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio.

Friends and family may send condolences and sign the guest register online at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home in Sebring, Ohio (330) 938-2526.

To send flowers to Ruth’s family, please visit our floral section.

A television tribute will air Wednesday, March 4, at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.

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