Remembering Ruth Everhart

Mrs. Ruth Everhart was laid to rest next to her husband on Wednesday, October 17th, 2012 in the Riverview Cemetery. Autumn colors were at their peak on this sunny, breezy and pleasant day. She served the National Weather Service as a Cooperative Weather observer for Seymour for nearly 65 years.

As a tribute to Mrs. Everhart’s dedication and legacy, her pallbearers were from the National Weather Service Office at Indianapolis. She received posthumously the State of Indiana’s first “General Albert J. Myer Award” for serving 65 years as a Cooperative Weather Observer.

early picture Ruth Everhart's First Monthly Form - November 1947 Benjamin Franklin Award in 2005
Jefferson Award 2011 Award for Longest Serving Indiana Cooperative Observer Governor Honors Mrs. Everhart

Ruth's Family at Riverside Cemetery Pallbearers From Left to Right: M. Dahmer, B. Herold, M. Ryan, J. Curran, D. McCarty, W. Bruns and A. Shipe Glorious Autumn Weather at Riverside Cemetery on October 17, 2012.

General Albert J. Myer Award Received Posthumously on October 17, 2012.

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