Ruth was born in 1903 in Hastings, Michigan, the daughter of L. Pierce O'Connor and Mary I. Roberts. She married, in 1938, to Homer Becker. She passed away in 1945 and is buried at Riverside Cemetery, Hastings, Barry County, Michigan.
1940 US Federal Census. Michigan, Barry, Hastings township. District: 8-12; Sheet: 1b. (See Homer Becker - Census.)