William Oscar Ruth Jr. age 89 of Oklahoma City died Sunday, February 3, 2013. He was born in Muskogee, OK, September 13, 1923 to William Oscar Ruth and Lida Imogene (Malcom) Ruth. He was preceded in death by his mother Imogene and his sister Helen Jean Spleth. He is survived by his 3 sons, William Perry Ruth and his wife Beverly, Jerry Eugene Ruth and his wife Denise, John Michael Ruth and his wife Terri; Grandchildren, Natalie, Andy, Spencer, Jessica, Diana, Matthew, Leslie, Collin, Austin and Evan; 4 great grandchildren; two nephews, Rick Spleth and wife Diane, Randy Updegraff-Spleth and wife Ann; and niece, Martha Jean Fitch and husband Greg.. There will be a gathering for family and friends Thursday, February 7, 2013 from 6 PM- 8 PM at the funeral home.