Ruth Schaible-New

Ruth Schaible-New, 73, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at in La Porte, IN.


She was born August 6, 1947 in Indianapolis, Indiana, the daughter of Raymond Bailey and Florence (Sutton) Bailey.


Ruth was a member of the First Church of God La Porte, IN.  Ruth is a past member of the Rose Rebekah Lodge, La Porte, IN; a member of the Moose Lodge 935 Michigan City since 1996; She enjoyed reading, taking long walks in the mornings, has a collection of music boxes and teacups. She became a crossing guard in October of 2020. But Ruth's true passion was her family and grandkids.


She is survived by her son, Timothy (Tina) Schaible of La Porte, IN; son-in-law, Shane Estep of Wichita, KS; sister, Elsie (James) Keel of La Porte, IN; ten grandchildren, John Schaible, Colin Schaible, Ashley (Brandon) Estep, Emily Estep, Abi Estep, Brian (Faith) Lindsay, Robert (Ragean) Alexander, John Schaible, Andrieanne (Kason) Kubik, Elijah Ashford; and Brother-in-Law, Ed Kuhns;


Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Victoria, sisters, Linda Kuhns, and Mary E. Mumaw.


Arrangements are being entrusted to Haverstock Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 602 Maple Ave., La Porte, IN where the family will receive friends Saturday, May 1 from 10 AM until 1 PM at the funeral home. At 12:30 PM a ceremony will be performed by the Ladies Moose Lodge 938 of Michigan City. Her funeral service will take place at 1 PM with Pastor Jeff Ziegler officiating.  Interment will follow at the Patton Cemetery, LaPorte, Indiana.


Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of the Haverstock Funeral Home.


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