Sharon “Ruth” Burton passed from this life June 2, 2020 in Midwest City, OK. She was born December 23, 1943 in Delaware, OH to William M and Edith L Mooney.
Ruth grew up in Delaware and graduated in the first graduating class of Rutherford B Hayes High School. She went on to work in various banks and earned an Associate degree in banking while working in Oklahoma City.
She married David F Burton on September 6 ,1967 in Oklahoma City.
Ruthie was a loving wife, a devoted sister to her siblings, a loving companion and great aunt to her many nieces and nephews, and a champion of all animals.
Ruth enjoyed reading all kinds of books and many crafts, such as crochet and embroidery.
She is preceded in passing by her husband Dave, her mother and father, her mother-in-law, her dear nephew Bill, brother and sister-in-law, Dave and Sue Mooney, brothers Carl and James Burns
She will be sorely missed by brother-in-law Paul Burton, siblings Eloda Walsworth of Columbus, Oh, Edith and Harold Johnston of Columbus and Michael Mooney of Delaware, OH. Also memories of Aunt Ruthie will be shared by her numerous nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews. She will be missed by her fur baby Beebee.
Services are 11:00am, Monday, June 8, 2020 at the Chapel at Resthaven. Visitation will take place one hour prior at 10:00am.
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