Donna Ruth

Obituary of Donna Marie Ruth

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Donna M. Ruth, 89, of Sterling, passed away, Tuesday July 20, 2021 at Citadel Nursing Home, Sterling, with her family by her side. Donna was born August 18, 1931 to Oscar Clark and Lucille Wittenauer. She married H. Dean Ruth on January 29, 1950. She loved baking, roller skating in her youth and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Survivors include her three sons, Steve (Ann), Kim (Carolyn) and Dane (Laurie); her brother Daryl; two sisters, Deloris and Leola; eleven grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and two grandsons. Graveside services will be held on Friday, July 23, 2021 at 11 AM at Oak Knoll Memorial Park, Sterling. In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established. Condolences may be sent to


11:00 am - 11:30 am
Friday, July 23, 2021
Oak Knoll Memorial Park
18268 Pennington Rd.
Sterling, Illinois, United States
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