Ruth M. Hamm
Ruth M. Hamm, 90, of Fond du
Lac, passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at St. Francis Home, where she
was a resident for the past 5 years. She
was previously in the Fond du Lac Lutheran Home.
She was born on February 18,
1929, in Dotyville, the daughter of William L. and Margaret C. Olig Wuest. On November 6, 1948, she married Raymond J.
Hamm, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Dotyville. He preceded her in death on December 14,
Ruth attended St. Joseph’s
Holy Family Parish and was a member of St. Joseph’s Women. She worked for Infant Socks, Miles Kimball
and Uffenbeck Jewelry. She enjoyed
sewing and was a good seamstress. Ruth
enjoyed gardening, traveling, loved to read, and watched westerns on TV. She faithfully prayed the rosary twice daily.
She is survived by her children:
twins David (Kathryn) Hamm of Fond du Lac and Dorothy (Rick) Correll of
Oakcreek, WI, Nancy Candlish of Fond du Lac and John (Gloria) Hamm of Madison,
WI; her grandchildren: Sarah Halstade,
James (Kristina) Candlish, Lori (Jeff) Glassco, Jessica (Special friend Johnny
Norton) Correll, Jason (Jenny) Correll, Aaron Hamm and Joshua (Stephany) Hamm;
seven great-grandchildren: Jack, Cole, Scarlet, Zachary, Kyle, William Bruce
and Kolina, her brother-in-law, Rolland Hamm of CA and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her
parents, her husband, Raymond Hamm, her son Daniel Hamm, her brothers and
sisters: Ambrose Wuest, Anna Marie Lobajeski, LaVine Pevonka and Norman Wuest.
VISITATION: Family will
receive friends on Saturday, September 14, 2019, from 9:00 -10:30 a.m. at Holy
Family Parish, 271 Fourth Street Way, Fond du Lac.
FUNERAL: Memorial services
will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Family
Special thanks to 2nd
Floor staff at St. Francis Home. Also,
thanks to Agnesian Hospice Care. Per
Ruth’s wishes, no flowers please, instead memorials appreciated to Hospice Home
Kurki-Mach Funeral Chapel
& Crematory is serving the family, www.kurkimachfuneralchapel.com. 920-921-4420