- Ruth Spore Perry
- Date of Death:
- Aug 7, 2012
Perry, Ruth Spore (of Novi, MI, formerly of Sarasota, FL, and Deerfield,
IL ) Died August 7, 2012, age 85.
She grew up in Ponca City, Oklahoma and moved to Sarasota in 1987 from Lake
Bluff, IL. In 2006 she moved to Novi, MI. She earned a bachelor's and
master's degree in music from the University of Michigan. She was a member
of Gamma Phi Beta sorority and the Bird Key Yacht Club. She was married to
the late Wilbur J. Perry for 54 years.
Survivors include children Marsha Perry Volchoff and Alan (Esther) Perry,
and grandchildren Sarah, Margaret, Jacob, Matthew and Kyle.
Sister of Hazel Colvig and the late Patricia Tompkins.
Memorial donations may be made to University of Michigan School of Music, 2005 Baits Drive, 112 Stearns Building, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2075.
Services will be private.