Ruth Emma Woltman Strubing, Delavan, WI (1916-2014)
September 13, 1916 - May 22, 2014
Ruth Emma Woltman Strubing, age 97, of Delavan, WI, passed away Thursday, May 22, 2014, at Mercy Hospital in Janesville, WI. She was born Sept. 13, 1916, in McHenry, IL, the daughter of A. E. and Lucille Barbara (Gutzwiler) Nye, the youngest of three children. While attending nursing school at St. Theresa Hospital in Waukegan, IL, she married Bernard Nelson Woltman in Chicago, in 1938. They had two daughters, Ruth Ann (Norman) Cook and Louise May Czaja. Bernard preceded her in death in 1978. In 1981, she married Emil Strubing of Harvard, IL. After Emil’s death in 2002, she spent her later years at Ridgestone Village in Delavan, WI.
Ruth is survived by her two daughters; and five grandchildren: David L. (Ann) Cook, Russell R. Cook, and Linda L. (Cook) Pappas, all residing in California, William B. (Carol) Czaja of Rochester, WI, and Laurie (Kenneth) Walker of Walworth, WI; and numerous great and great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at ST. BENEDICT CATHOLIC CHURCH in Fontana, WI. Friends may visit with the family for one hour prior to the Funeral Mass at the CHURCH. Ruth will be interred at St. Joseph Cemetery in Harvard, IL. A memorial Mass will be celebrated at St. Jude Church in Wofford Heights, CA, on June 2, 2014.
Ruth will be greatly missed by all her family and friends.
TOYNTON WALWORTH FUNERAL HOME is assisting the family