Martha (Ruth) Kayser, 72, Owensville, passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at her residence.
She was born Oct. 6, 1946, to Vernon Ralph and Marietta (Harrison) Riddle, in St. Louis County.
Martha (Ruth) was united in marriage to Ronald F. Kayser, June 20, 1964, in Maryland Heights.
She was preceded in death by parents, Vernon and Marietta; siblings, Barbara Jean Wood and Raymond Riddle; and sister-in-law, Phyllis Riddle.
She is survived by husband, Ronald, of the home; children, Ronald F. Kayser Jr. and wife Cheryll and Mary M. “Shellie” Simer and husband Tom, all of Maryland Heights; sisters-in-law, Patricia Logar, Barbara Leeman and Ruth Gosejohan and husband Keith; brothers-in-law, Robert Kayser and wife Toni and John Kayser and wife Mary; grandchildren, Samantha, Hannah, Ronnie III and T.J.; and great-grandchildren, Frankie and Wade.
Her body was cremated and a celebration of life will be held with details to follow later.
Memorial contributions suggested to Special Olympics of Missouri.
Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter Funeral Home, Owensville.