Ruth L (née:Paape) Taylor was born on December 7, 1931 in Green Bay. She was baptized at St. Paul Lutheran, and graduated from West High School. In 1949 she met Jody, the love of her life while she was in nursing school. Their first date was a hot fudge sundae at the Snappy Grill. They dated and eventually got married on March 25, 1950 in Indiana. She went on to assist Jody in their family business. They had 5 children; Judy, Joseph, Jill, Jodie, and John. 17 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. She also leaves behind a loving brother James. Jody and Ruth were fortunate enough to celebrate 68 years of marriage, rarely leaving each others sides. There adventures included traveling, fishing, and enjoying their family. Today is a day of celebration of Ruth’s life, we love and miss you.