Ruth A Stier


Ruth A. (Marbach) Stier, age 91, of Indianapolis, passed away on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

Ruth was born in Indianapolis to the late Edward and Carrie (Follett) Marbach on March 10, 1926.

Ruth was a 1944 graduate of Southport High School.

On May 18, 1946, she married the love of her life, William John Stier, who preceded her in death in 2003.

She was a member of Our Lady of The Greenwood Catholic Church for over 50 years.

She and her husband were both very involved with “The Keenagers” Seniors group and the Whiteland Senior Group for several years.

Survivors include her children, Susan Bell (Dennis) of New Palestine, David R. Stier (Robin) of New Whiteland and Karen Findley (Tim) of Bargersville; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Ruth was preceded in death by both parents; her husband; one son, William A Stier, one daughter, Christine Ramey; and one brother and three sisters.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady of The Greenwood Catholic Church on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 11 am. The family will receive guests at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will immediately follow at Calvary Cemetery in Indianapolis.

Memorial contributions can be made in Ruth Stier’s name to The American Diabetes Association, 8604 Allisonville Road, Suite 140, Indianapolis, IN 46250.

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