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Ruth Etta (Fonk) Walters

March 12, 1949 ~ June 20, 2020 (age 71)

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Ruth Etta Walters, New Haven, passed away June 20th, 2020 at Mercy Hospital, Creve Coeur, Missouri.

She was born March 12, 1949, in Racine, Wisconsin the daughter of Richard and Amy (nee Whitaker) Fonk.

She was united in marriage to Charles (Jack) Walters on June 5, 1977, Jack passed away on April 24, 2002.

Ruth enjoyed playing scrabble and putting together jigsaw puzzles. She adored spending time outdoors at home and loved visiting the lake. She was very passionate about attending Native American reenactments, known as rendezvous. Ruth was very kind and generous and would lend a helping hand whenever possible. She liked going to a variety of churches. 

She is preceded in death by her husband Jack Walters. Also by her parents Richard and Amy Fonk and her sister Linda Harmann.

She is survived by her sister Sue Brever and husband Richard, Union Grove, WI, and her two brothers, Richard Fonk and wife Janice and John Fonk, both from Union Grove, WI.

No services will be held at this time, but the family hopes to do a memorial celebration of life in the future when possible.



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