Ruth Dorothy Niedermeyer, 91, of Scappose, Ore., passed away November 23, 2011.

Ruth was born April 11, 1920, in Philadelphia, Pa., to Harry C. Teorey and Ruth Dorothy Kemp Teorey. She lived most of her life in Medford, Ore. Ruth graduated from business college. On March 13, 1946, Ruth married Dale Niedermeyer, a contractor and farmer.

Ruth is survived by her son, Dana (Cathie) Niedermeyer, of St. Helens, Ore.; daughter, Patrice (Bob) Hunker, of Puyallup, Wash.; grandchildren, Brian C. Bauer, of Kiezer, Ore.; Todd E. Hunker, of Puyallup, Wash.; Geoff A. Hunker, of Nashville, Tenn.; and great-grandchildren, Brooke Bauer, Hope Bauer, and Madison MacKenzie Hunker. She was preceded in death by her son, Grant Niedermeyer; husband, Dale; parents; and sister, Sarah Teorey.

A service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Shriner's Hospital for Children.