CORNELL - Ruth I. Ring, 90, of 3003 Truax 24th Road, Cornell, passed away Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, at Eastwood Nursing Home in Negaunee, Mich. She was born Dec. 9, 1922, in Escanaba, Mich., and was the daughter of Edward and Alina (Carlson) Forsman. The former Ruth I. Forsman married John O. Ring on Nov. 7, 1942, in Green Bay, Wis., and he preceded her in death on Nov. 4, 2001. Ruth would run the family farm in Cornell when John was away for work and she enjoyed working in the fields, canning apples, selling eggs and mowing the grass. She was a super clean person and people would always say her floors are so clean you could eat off them. Ruth was a wonderful homemaker and enjoyed cooking, ironing and being outdoors. She also played the piano at services at the Methodist Church in Cornell.