Ruth O. Paddack 97, a longtime Clinton County resident, died at 11:55 p.m. March 8, 2013 at Hope Hospice of North Fort Myers, Florida. Born January 31, 1916 in Clinton County to Elmer & Minnie Marie (Scott) Warren. She married Guy ‘Pat’ Paddack on June 10, 1933 and he preceded her in death on May 8, 1989. Mrs. Paddack was a graduate of Jackson Township High School and was a lifelong Clinton County resident. She owned and operated the Jefferson Plaza Restaurant. She was a former member of the Kinder Baptist Church and a current member of the Jefferson United Methodist Church and was the last surviving member of the Jackson Township Mother’s Club. Ruth enjoyed cooking and loved spending time with her family and her cats.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 12 Noon until time of service at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery.
2 Sons: Bill (Sandy) Paddack of North Fort Myers, FL and Jack (Lynn) Paddack of Jefferson, IN, 4 Grandchildren: Jim Paddack of North Fort Myers, FL, Jacque Casey, Jon (Barb) Paddack and Jill Paddack, all of Clinton County, 4 Great Grandchildren: Clayton and Chiara Morgan, Brittany Paddack and Jaclyn Bush