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Ruth Ann "Ruthie" King

March 22, 1953 January 20, 2017
Ruth Ann "Ruthie" King
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Obituary for Ruth Ann "Ruthie" King
Winnebago Ruth Ann Ruthie King, 63, of Winnebago, died Friday, January 20, 2017 at home. Born March 22, 1953 in Rockford the daughter of Kenneth John and Mildred Lois (Morse) King. Graduated from Winnebago High School in 1974. Ruth Ann was active in Illinois Growth Enterprises/Bridgeway and worked at the YWCA and Wesley Willows. She enjoyed talking to people, having an occasional drop in visitor, going out to eat, attending the First Presbyterian Church in Winnebago and cats.

Ruth Ann is lovingly survived by her brothers, Bob (Susan) King of Winnebago, Jim (Joyce) King of Winnebago, Rich (Cheryl) King of Hampshire; nephews and nieces, Joel (Kathy) King, Kelly (Dennis) Edwards, Jared (Stephanie) King, Forde (Kelly) King, Kari King, Keith King, Susan Harley, Natalie King, Becky Bolivar and Shelly Taberna; sixteen great-nephews and great-nieces; one great-great-niece; special friends, Pam Stahl, Sue Boomer.

Ruth Ann is predeceased by her parents; brother, Charles King; niece, Clarissa King; special friend Bill Collins.

Funeral Information

Memorial service 12:00 p.m. Saturday, January 28, 2017 with a visitation starting at 10:00 a.m. in Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago with Pastor Carroll Smith of the First Presbyterian Church in Winnebago officiating. Cremation rites accorded.
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