Ruth Hubbs (Stambaugh)
Ruth Ann Hubbs 71 of Harrison passed away peacefully on Friday, April 13, 2018 at Woodland Hospice and Morey Bereavement Center, Mount Pleasant, Michigan. Ruth was born July 24, 1946 in Farwell, Michigan, the daughter of Kenneth C. and Bernice (Colosky) Stambaugh. Ruth was united in marriage to Noah Ray Sickles on November 21, 1964 in Howell, Michigan.
Mrs. Hubbs had resided in Harrison since 1991, coming from Cadillac, Michigan. Ruth loved playing bingo, cooking for her family or going out to dinner with them at the Jackpine Restaurant. Her passion was spoiling her grandchildren and driving around the countryside with Ray looking for deer.
Surviving Ruth is her loving former husband and the love of her life, Mr. Ray Sickles of Harrison, one daughter, Naomi Sickles of Cadillac, two sons; Ken Sickles and wife Rhonda of Cadillac and Scott Sickles and wife Amanda of Harrison, five grandchildren; Anthony Sickles and fiancee Danni Hudson, Heather Clark and husband Vince, Logan Riojas, Arihanna Drinkwine and Ashlynn Sickles, four great-grandchildren; Karley Sickles, Kenneth Clark, Aleeah Clark and Grayson Hudson, plus one great-grandbaby Sickles arriving in October of 2018, two sisters; Carolyn Stambaugh of Cadillac and Wanda Sickles also of Cadillac, many nieces and nephews, her best friend, Karla Doty, and her beloved dogs; Baby girl and Belle. Ruth was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers; Charles Rodgers, Ivan Stambaugh and Harold Stambaugh.
Funeral services honoring Mrs. Hubbs will be held on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. from Stocking Funeral Home, Harrison with Pastor Connie Bongard officiating. Visitation will be held Monday, April 16, 2018 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. from Stocking Funeral Home, Harrison. Memorial gifts in memory of Mrs. Hubbs may be considered to the Sickles Family. To share an online memory or condolence with Ruth’s family, please visit: www.stockingfuneralhome.com. Arrangements for Mrs. Hubbs are entrusted with Stocking Funeral Home, Harrison (989)539-7810.