Rutha L. Seals


Rutha Luella Seals, 93, of Oak Grove, Missouri, passed away Sunday, October 22, 2017 at her home.  Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 25th at Oak Grove Christian Church; burial in Odessa Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until service time at the church.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Beacon of Hope Hospice.


Rutha was born July 18, 1924, in Kansas City, Missouri, the daughter of Meriett A. and Rutha May (Capp) Pierce.  She served as a pipefitter during WWII.  Rutha married Williams R. Seals October 12, 1947.  She was a past president of the Women’s Auxiliary in Oak Grove.  She was very artistic, loved cats, and was a very loving and fun mother and aunt.


Rutha was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and her brother, Allen Pierce.


Her survivors include her son, Bill Seals of Oak Grove; two nieces: Judy Anderson (Sam) of Sibley, MO, and Donna Muller of Adrian, MO; two nephews: Dale Pierce (Linda) and David Pierce (Jan), all of Warsaw, MO; and sister-in-law, Mary Pierce of Blue Springs, MO.


Arrangements:  Royer Funeral Home, Oak Grove, MO   816-690-4441


Royer Funeral Home
101 SE 15th St
Oak Grove, MO 64075
Royers Grain Valley, Inc.
100 Royer Lane
Grain Valley, MO 64029
Phone: 816-847-4441
Royer-Hays Funeral Services, LLC
205 SW 17th Street
Blue Springs, MO 64015
Phone: 816-229-5551
Royer's New Salem, Inc.
1823 N Blue Mills Rd
Independence, MO 64058
Phone: 816-796-8600
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