A memorial service for former Marshalltown resident, Ruth Drewelow Weeks is set for Thursday October 17. 2013 at 2:00pm. The service will take place at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1600 S Center St., Marshalltown with Pastor Alex Post officiating.
Ruth was born on July 2, 1924 in New Hampton, Ia. and passed away on December 6, 2012 in Pharr, TX. She was a graduate of Allen School of Nursing and worked as a surgical nurse at Sartori Memorial Hospital in Cedar Falls. After moving to Marshalltown, she was employed as an RN at Marshalltown Medical and Surgical Center and Wolfe Eye Clinic. She then moved to Mission, TX, worked part time and retired from nursing in 2000.
Ruth is survived by three children, Dawn Meyer Herzog of St. Louis. MO, Lisa A Steuhm of Amarillo, TX and Keith D Meyer of Texas. Also grandchildren: Travis, Rachael, Taylor, Meredith and Lance and great grandchild, Tristen.
Private family interment will be at Woodland Cemetery in Maxwell, IA.