Ruth Maxine Burch Ruth Maxine Burch, age 96 of Goodyear died January 4, 2018 in Glendale. She was born March 8, 1921 in Fulton, MS to Curtis Spencer and Emma Viola Moore-Spencer. Ruth is survived by her daughters, Virginia Otto of Houghton Lake, MI and Wanda Hillmer of Goodyear; sister, Dorothy Jones of Texarkana, AR; five grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Haze Burch; brothers, James Spencer, and Henry Spencer; sisters, Ruby Petersdorf and Nelda Leslie; and a daughter who died at birth. A funeral service was held January 12, 2018 at Sunset Ridge Memorial Park Chapel, Kenosha, WI. Burial was at Sunset Ridge Memorial Park, Kenosha, WI. The family suggests that donations be made to Samaritan’s Purse, PO Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607 or EOD Warrior Foundation, 701 John Sims Parkway E, Suite 305, Niceville, FL 32578. Condolences for the family may be left at www.thompsonfuneralchapel.com.
Published on  January 12, 2018