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Ruth E. Grenzow

November 16, 1914 January 1, 2019
Ruth E. Grenzow
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Obituary for Ruth E. Grenzow

PEORIA – Ruth E. Grenzow, 104, of Peoria, died at 7:46 a.m. on Tuesday, January 1, 2019, at Independence Village in Peoria.

Ruth was born Nov. 16, 1914, to Milton and Alice (Derr) Hughes in Akron, Ohio. She married Lloyd Carroll in 1935, he preceded her in death. In 1942, she married Donald Grenzow, he preceded her in death in 1993. Also preceding her in death are her parents, a son, Lloyd Grenzow, and a granddaughter.

Surviving is her son, Kim Grenzow of Idaho; 4 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren.

She was an active member of Proctor Hospital Service Auxiliary for 26 years (serving in many volunteer capacities). Also, a Proctor Hospital Retiree-working in surgery.

She was a member of Grace and Peace Lutheran Church in Peoria for 40 years-active in choir and many of the women’s organizations.

A memorial service will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at Grace and Peace Lutheran Church in Peoria. Cremation rites have been accorded.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the church building fund.

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10:00 AM 1/5/2019 10:00:00 AM
Grace & Peace Lutheran Church

7611 N. Knoxville Avenue
PEORIA, IL 61614

Grace & Peace Lutheran Church
7611 N. Knoxville Avenue PEORIA 61614 IL
United States

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