Beverly J. Ruess, 53, of Monroe, died Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.

Private family services have been held at Pleasant Dale Church of the Brethren. Burial followed at Pleasant Dale Church Cemetery in Adams County.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Thoma/Rich, Lemler Funeral Home in Bluffton.

Friends can send online condolences to the family at www.thomarich.com