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Ruth M. Hook

June 26, 1921 January 21, 2007
Ruth M. Hook
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RUTH M. HOOK, 85, of 855 Canal Shore Drive, LeClaire, IA, formerly of the Garden Plain area of rural Fulton, IL died Sunday, January 21, 2007 at Trinity Hospice at Terrace Park in Bettendorf, IA. Ruth was born June 26, 1921 in Clinton County, IA, to Henry and Anna (Koch) Schroeder. She was educated in the rural Clinton County schools. Ruth married Epa Hook on October 6, 1940 in Clinton, IA. He died February 3, 1979. Ruth was employed during WWII as a nurses aid at the former Schick Hospital in Clinton, IA and was a lifelong homemaker. She was a member of Garden Plain Presbyterian Church-rural Fulton and the Clinton Moose Lodge-Clinton, IA. Ruth was an avid reader and enjoyed doing embroidery work. Survivors include one son, Richard A. (Jo Ann) Hook of Henderson, NV; two grandchildren, Brandon Hook of Las Vegas, NV and Marissa (Mrs. Jacob) Jezusko of Richmond, VA; one sister, Shirlie (Mrs. Donald) Schlotfelt of Cortez, CO and her companion, Adolph "Bud" Dhooge of LeClaire, IA. She was preceded in death by her husband, Epa; one son in infancy; two brothers, Marvin and Martin Schroeder.

FUNERAL SERVICE 10:30 AM Thursday " January 25, 2007 at the Fulton Chapel " Bosma-Renkes Funeral HomeOFFICIATING Pastor Dan Wierenga " Garden Plain Presbyterian Church " Fulton, IL VISITATION 6:00 " 8:00 PM Wednesday " January 24, 2007 at the Fulton Chapel " Bosma-Renkes Funeral HomeINTERMENT Clinton Lawn Cemetery " Clinton, IA

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