Ruth Ann Augustine
Ruth Ann (Riha) Augustine, 74, formerly of Fond du Lac, passed away on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at Oak Ridge Living in Windsor, WI after suffering from dementia for several years. Ruth was born in Kewaunee (Carlton) WI on December 25, 1941, a daughter of Raymond and Libby (Urbanek) Riha. Ruth graduated from Kewaunee High School and attended Associated Beauty School in Green Bay, WI. She worked as a beautician in Manitowoc, WI prior to her marriage to Charles J. Augustine on October 15, 1966 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Two Rivers, WI.
Ruth and Chuck were founders and owners of J & C Printing Company in Fond du Lac from 1981 to 2005. The couple and family moved to Fond du Lac in 1974 and Ruth resided there until 2011. She worked with Chuck at J&C Printing Company until 2005.
Ruth is survived by; two sons, Jeffrey (Susan) of Sun Prairie, WI and Christopher (Elizabeth) of LaGrange, IL; three grandchildren, Kate, Jack and Charlie; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Preceding her in death are her parents, Raymond and Elizabeth (Libby) Riha and husband, Chuck in 2009.
Visitation: The family will receive relatives and friends at St Peter Catholic Church, N8079 Church Road in the Village of St. Peter on Saturday, June 11, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 10:45 AM.
Services: A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Peter Catholic Church on Saturday, June 11, at 11:00 AM. Entombment will follow at the Chapel of the Risen Christ Mausoleum, Calvary Cemetery.
Memorials in her name may be directed to St Jude Children’s Hospital.
Zacherl Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family. You are invited to light a candle at www.zacherlfuneralhome.com.