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Ruth B. Klein

Ruth B. Klein, American packaging company executive, civic worker, poet, author.

Background

  • Klein, Ruth B. was born on January 31, 1908 in Cincinnati. Daughter of Samuel and Minnie (Schunke) Becker.

  • Education

    • Student, University California, Los Angeles, 1926—1928. Student, San Jose State College, 1928—1929.

    Career

    • Secretary Novelart Manufacturing Company, Cincinnati, 1960—1997, director, 1960—1997.

    Works

    • Author: Latitude of Love. Longitude of Lust, 1979. Contributor poems to various anthologies.

    Membership

    Volunteer Aid Visually Handicapped Program Cincinnati Section National Council Jewish Women, 1951—1982, secretary, 1954—1956, 1963—1964, board directors, 1952—1970, Civic Garden Center Greater Cincinnati, 1956—1963, chairman special services aid to visually handicapped, 1952—1982. Member of Verse Writers' Guild Ohio, Greater Cincinnati Writers League, National Braille Association, Contemporary Literature.

    Connections

    • Married Charles Henle Klein, September 23, 1938. Children: Betsy Klein Schwartz, Charles Henle, Carla Klein Fee III.
    • father: Samuel Becker
    • mother: Minnie (Schunke) Becker
    • spouse: Charles Henle Klein
    • children: Betsy Klein Schwartz Klein
    • Charles Henle Klein
    • Carla Klein Fee III Klein
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    Born January 31, 1908
    Nationality
    • 1960 - 1997
      Secretary, Novelart Manufacturing Company
      Cincinnati, Ohio, United States