In Loving Memory of Ruth S. Obert

March 22, 1925
Bridgeport, CT
February 20, 2018
Milford, CT
Funeral Home

Spear-Miller Funeral Home

39 South Benson Road,
Fairfield CT US 06824


Private Services


Family Gathering


March of Dimes, CT Chapter

500 Winding Brook Drive,
Suite 8,
CT 06033

St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital

501 St. Jude Place,
TN 38105

Ruth S. Obert

Ruth S. Obert, age 92 of Milford, beloved wife for over 70 years of Edward J. Obert, passed away peacefully in her home Tuesday, February 20, 2018. Born March 22, 1925 in Bridgeport, the daughter of the late Stephen and Marie (Schiefer) Sedinmer, she had been a lifelong Milford resident. She was parishioner for many years of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Devon. Survivors in addition to her loving husband Edward include two sons, Stephen E. Obert and his wife MaryLee and Richard M. Obert and his wife Barbara; three grandchildren, Richard M. Obert and his wife Caroline, Suzanna E. Obert and Keith R. Obert and his wife Susan; and three great-grandchildren, Richard C. Obert, Alexander J. Obert and Amelia Ruth Obert. Funeral services will be private. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to March of Dimes, CT Chapter, 500 Winding Brook Dr., Suite 8, Glastonbury, CT 06033 or St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For information or to offer an online condolence please visit

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