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Deepest condolences to my cousin Ruth's family and friends. She was a wonderful person and I am very sorry I won't be able to see her again.
Kathleen Donovan, Halifax

Posted by: A friend   Apr 14, 2016

As one of Ruth's younger 1st cousins I have many years of beautiful memories of her. As a little girl I looked forward to visits and staying for a week or so on the family farm. I learned much from Ruth, Gert and Aunt Lib on those visits. When the chores were done Ruth was always willing to play games and entertain me. If she didn't enjoy being saddled with a younger cousin she was certainly a good actress!

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Posted by: Rachel Porter - Coralville, IA   Apr 12, 2016

Aunt Ruth was a wonderful support to me throughout my life. I always enjoyed her fight, humor, and love of family. I have fond memories of a "college visit" to Minnesota (on a bus) and many spirited visits! May she be rest in peace and have all the blessings deserved of a life well lived here on earth. She accompanied me to a college visit as a teenager and

Posted by: Beth Donovan-Erenberger - Whitefish Bay, WI   Apr 11, 2016


I am so sorry for your loss. Ruth was a very dear sweet lady. She lived east of me here in Iowa City. My mother and I would talk to her on occasion. We even took a walk together a time or so. Again, I'm sorry for your loss. I lost my mother Rosie last November.

Rini Hudachek

Posted by: Rini Hudachek - Iowa City, IA - Neighbor   Apr 11, 2016

I am sure Aunt Ruth is happy now, back with Uncle Bill and all the other family who have gone before
her. Rest in peace and joy Aunt Ruth

Posted by: Jerri Lotempio - Iowa City, IA - Family   Apr 09, 2016