Ruth L. Vulgamott, age 85, a resident of Chillicothe, Missouri, passed away on Friday, March 9, 2018, at Livingston Manor, Chillicothe, Missouri.

Ruth L. Vulgamott, age 85, a resident of Chillicothe, Missouri, passed away on Friday, March 9, 2018, at Livingston Manor, Chillicothe, Missouri. Ruth was born the daughter of Ellis Allen (Buck) and Mildred (Simpson) O’Bannon on January 1, 1933, in Nodaway County, Missouri. She was a 1950 graduate of Ravenwood High School. Ruth was united in marriage to Stanley Vulgamott on August 29, 1950. He preceded her in death on September 6, 2017. Survivors include one son, Kerby Vulgamott and wife Mary of Chillicothe, Missouri; three grandchildren, Dr. Sarah (Vulgamott) Fromal and husband Steven of Wallingford, Pennsylvania, Kerby Vulgamott, Jr., and Nicole Stewart of Herculaneum, Missouri, and Chad Vulgamott of Chillicothe, Missouri; five great grandchildren, Grace Vulgamott, Addison Vulgamott, Quentin Fromal, Eli Fromal, and Mia Grace Fromal; one brother, James Edwin Lewis and wife Julie of Geneseo, Illinois; one sister, Carolyn Jean (O’Bannon) Osborn of King City, Missouri; one brother-in-law, Bill Vulgamott of Jacksonville, Florida; and one sister-in-law, Shirley (Mrs. Ted) Vulgamott of St. Joseph, Missouri. She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Stanley. Cremation was held. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Livingston Manor Activity Fund and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, Missouri 64601. Online condolences may be made at www.lindleyfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri.