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Ruth Pauline Kruth

September 20, 1917 October 31, 2017
Ruth Pauline Kruth
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Obituary for Ruth Pauline Kruth

Ruth Pauline Geerts Kruth, 100, of Nation Cottage, Western Home Communities, formerly of Evansdale, died Tuesday, October 31, 2017.

She was born Sept. 20, 1917 in Regent, ND, daughter of Theodore T. and Margaret M. Brehm Geerts. She married Everest Kruth June 8, 1943 in Alta Vista. He died Dec. 1, 1976.

Survived by: a son, Joseph (Barbara) of Cedar Rapids; a daughter, Theresa (Roger) Shipp of Eden Prairie, Minn.; a daughter-in-law, Marlene Kruth of Evansdale; 8 grandchildren, Jeremy (Jess), Mark (Dawn), and Ryan Kruth, Elizabeth Kayser, Greg (Jill Winter) Shipp, Laura (Aaron) Rau, Melissa (Tyler) McCarville, Meghann (Nick) Effenheim; 12 great grandchildren, Joylyn, Shaun, Jameson, Natalie, Tyler, Kamryn, Evan, Leah, Kate, Greta, Madison, Addison; a brother, Dan (Coletta) Geerts of New Hampton; a sister, Monica Marvin of Alta Vista; two sisters-in-law, Monica Geerts and Beulah Quisling both of New Hampton.

Preceded in death by: her husband; a son, Leo Kruth; 5 brothers, Paul, Louis, Andrew, Elmer Geerts and one in infancy; a sister, Mabel Geerts.

Services: 10:30 Monday, Nov. 6 at Queen of Peace Catholic Church with burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Public visitation will be from 2 until 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5 at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on South Street, where there will be a 2 p.m. Legion of Mary rosary and a 4 p.m. vigil. Visitation continuing for one hour before services at the church on Monday.

Memorials: Camp Courageous P O Box 418 – 12007 190th Street, Monticello, IA 52310, or to Queen of Peace/Community Meals, 320 Mulberry St., Waterloo, IA 50703.


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Visitation

Sunday

5

Nov

2:00 PM 11/5/2017 2:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 11/5/2017 5:00:00 PM
Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup - South Street

400 South St.
Waterloo, IA 50701

Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup - South Street
400 South St. Waterloo 50701 IA
United States

Rosary

Sunday

5

Nov

2:00 PM 11/5/2017 2:00:00 PM
Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup - South Street

400 South St.
Waterloo, IA 50701

Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup - South Street
400 South St. Waterloo 50701 IA
United States

Vigil Service

Sunday

5

Nov

4:00 PM 11/5/2017 4:00:00 PM
Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup - South Street

400 South St.
Waterloo, IA 50701

Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup - South Street
400 South St. Waterloo 50701 IA
United States

Mass of Christian Burial

Monday

6

Nov

10:30 AM 11/6/2017 10:30:00 AM - 11:30 AM 11/6/2017 11:30:00 AM
Queen of Peace Catholic Church

320 Mulberry St.
Waterloo, IA 50703

Queen of Peace Catholic Church
320 Mulberry St. Waterloo 50703 IA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Mt. Olivet Cemetery Final Resting Place

3912 W. 4th Street
Waterloo, IA 50701

3912 W. 4th Street Waterloo 50701 IA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Camp Courageous

PO Box 419 - 12007 190th Street
Monticello, Iowa

Queen of Peace/Community Meals

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