Ruth Bateman

Ruth Bateman, 90, of Sheridan, passed away at Sheridan Manor on May 12, 2009.

Ruth was born in Douglas, WY on July 29, 1918 to Jon and Lilly Stinson. She married John Zaichkin on September 20, 1938 and later divorced in 1958. In 1960 she married Ellsworth Bateman in Story, WY.

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; four brothers, Grover, Carl, Dave, and Harold Stinson; and one grandchild. She is survived by her two children, John Zaichkin of Chandler, AZ and Betty Ann McClure of Recluse, WY; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; three brothers, Bob, Raymond, and Richard Stinson; and two sisters, Mary Stinson and Irene Baker.

Per Ruth’s request cremation has taken place. Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.