Ruth L. Stiehr


Ruth L. Stiehr, 88, a resident
of the St. Francis
Home, Fond
du Lac
, died Wednesday, January 7, 2015.


She was born on January 22,
1926, in Fond du Lac,
a daughter of John H. and Lillie T. Bensen Merrill.


On September 26, 1944, she
married Florian E. Stiehr at Salem Evangelical Church,
Fond du Lac.


Ruth was a member of Salem United
Methodist Church
and active in the Triple L Circle.  She also was a member of the Mayflower
Society and D.A.R.


She is survived by two
sons:  Jon (Linda) Stiehr of Oakwood, Georgia,
and Marc (Bari)
Stiehr of Hoffman Estates, Illinois; four grandchildren:  Ericka Sanner-Stiehr, Erin (Brant) Watson,
Matthew Stiehr, and Kristin (Ryan) Lindvall; five great-grandchildren; and two


She was preceded in death by
her parents; her husband, Florian, on September 5, 2013; and her sister, Jean


The funeral service will be
held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 12, 2015, at Mach Funeral Chapel &
Crematory, 31 East Division Street,
Fond du Lac


The visitation will be on
Monday at Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory from 9:00 a.m.             until the time of service.


Entombment will follow in the
Shrine of Rest Mausoleum at Ledgeview
Memorial Park


Memorials may be directed to Salem United
Methodist Church


A special thanks from our
family to the staff at St. Francis Home
and Agnesian Hospice for the gentle, thoughtful care provided.


Mach Funeral Chapel &
Crematory is serving the family,