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Larry Dean Ruth
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June 5, 1946 — April 30, 2015

Larry Dean Ruth, 68, entered into rest on April 30, 2015 in Manteca, Ca. The youngest of five children Larry was born on June 5, 1946 in Oklahoma.  He is preceded in death by his loving wife Doreen Ruth and his beloved granddaughter Rebecca.

Mr. Ruth is survived by his two daughters Dalisa “Dee” Ludwig (Scott) and Kimberly Treat (Jose Quinones). He was truly blessed by his grandchildren; Krystal, Alexander, Tanner, Cameron and Sebastian. He has one surviving brother Frank Ruth. In addition, Larry is survived by many nieces, nephews, and extended family members who loved him like a father.

A resident of Manteca / Lathrop for over 40 years Larry was a 28 year employee of Sharps Army Depot; retiring after 28 years of service. Before employment at Sharps, Larry proudly served his country through the United States Army.  Larry was always a giver of himself and his time. He was a proud 15 gallon blood donor to the Delta Blood Bank. He enjoyed camping, traveling, dancing and playing hand held electronic games. Larry was the true definition of a 49er faithful as he was always decked out in his lucky 49er attire during every football game.  Larry will be remembered as a loving father, a wonderful grandfather and a devoted friend to many. He will be missed.

P.L. Fry & Son is honored to be serving the Ruth family. Visitation will be held on Monday, May 4, 2015 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.  located at P.L. Fry & Son 2902 N. Union Road, Manteca. A celebration of life will be held on Sunday May 31, 2015 (time and location to be announced), please check our website for updated information at (search obituaries)

Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin

Saturday, May 2, 2015