Ruth Emaline Gepner, 101, of Mesa, Arizona, passed away on December 29, 2016. She was born in Carrollton, Ohio on October 19, 1915 and has been a resident of Arizona for the last 44 years. Ruth was a proud, 50 year, member of the Order of Eastern Star, Lodge #448 in Hooperton, Illinois. She is preceded in death by her parents and her husbands, Edward Conley and Max R. Gepner. Ruth is survived by her two nieces, Marilyn and Marsha, and 4 great nieces and nephews. A Graveside Service for Ruth will be held Thursday January 5, 2017 at 10:30 am at Mountain View Funeral Home and Cemetery 7900 E. Main Street, Mesa, Arizona, 85207.