Ruth Ann Tangeman Gaimari, 84, of Tucson, Arizona and formerly of Montra, Ohio died peacefully on November 7, 2021 in Tucson, Arizona. She was born August 18, 1937 in Bellefontaine, Ohio to biological parents, Earl C. Sheeley and Mary E. (Shafer) Sheeley and adoptive parents, Elmer Franklin Burket and Georgia Isabell (Jenkins) Burket and they are deceased. She was married to Roger L. Tangeman Sr. and he preceded her in death on December 8, 1981. She is survived by her children, Melanie Horstman and husband Jerry; Rebecca Tangeman, Rochelle Dempsey and husband Jerry, Robin Caleodis, Michael Tangeman and wife Ine and Nora Fritz and husband Bill. She is survived by twelve grandchildren, Brad, Todd, Deryk, Roger, Tom, Dennis, Caleb, Kaleena, Cassidy, Zachary, Andrew and Katie and thirteen great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother John Sheeley and wife Bertha and many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her son, Roger Tangeman Jr. and granddaughter, April Caleodis. Her Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Columbus Children’s Hospital. One of Ruth’s favorite movie quotes was, “It’s been a hell of a ride Woodrow”. Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home in Sidney is handling the funeral arrangements and condolences may be expressed online at salm-mcgillandtangemanfh.com
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