Ruth L. WINGER

Ruth L. WINGER

Female 1908 - 2003  (95 years)

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  • Name Ruth L. WINGER  [1

    • HUNTLEY - Ruth L. Lawther, 95, of Huntley, died Sunday, June 1, 2003, at home.

      She was born March 22, 1908, in Butler, Pa., to Harry and Maude (Dickey) Winger. she married Theodore R. Lawther Sr. on June 28, 1925, in Butler.

      She had been a Huntley resident since 1947 and was a longtime member of the First Congregational Church of Huntley.

      She was a homemaker, who was known for her baking.

      Survivors include a son, Theodore "Ted" Lawther Jr. of St. Louis; a granddaughter, Pamela Lawther, and a former daughter-in-law, Jeanne Krueger, both with Mrs. Lawther at home in Huntley; a step-granddaughter, Susan (John) Lamb of Warson Woods, Mo.; two step-great-granddaughters, Maggie and Chrissy Lamb; her caregiver, Kathy Escobar of Woodstock; and many close friends.

      She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband on Nov. 18, 1993; a sister, Ethel Gregg; and a daughter-in-law, Mary Ann Lawther.

      The visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 3, at James A. O'Connor Funeral Home, 11603 E. Main St., Huntley. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 4, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Norman Meyer officiating. Burial will be in Huntley Cemetery.

      Memorial contributions in her name may be made to the Humane Society, Huntley Rescue Squad or to the St. John Lutheran Church in Union.

      (Northwest Herald 6-2-2003) [1]
    Born 22 Mar 1908  Butler, Butler Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census 1930  Living with husband in Butler, Butler Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1940  Living with husband in Bellwood, Cook Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 1 Jun 2003  Huntley, McHenry Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Huntley Cemetery, Huntley, McHenry Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I88578  Main Tree
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2018 

    Family Theodore R. LAWTHER,   b. 10 Aug 1905, Tarentum, Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1993, Huntley, McHenry Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Theodore R LAWTHER, Jr.,   b. 2 Feb 1927, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 2008  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F36521  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jun 2003 - Huntley, McHenry Co., Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Huntley Cemetery, Huntley, McHenry Co., Illinois Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Theodore R. Lawther and Ruth L. Winger Headstone
    Theodore R. Lawther and Ruth L. Winger Headstone
    Theodore, the son of Albert Lawther and Eva Knox, and his wife Ruth Winger are buried in the Huntley Cemetery in Huntley, McHenry Co., Illinois.

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    Photo added by: Pat

  • Sources 
    1. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.

    2. [S9259] 1930 Census Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania .

    3. [S9286] 1940 Census Bellwood, Cook County, Illinois.