Ruth Wacker age 90 of Wayne
Posted: 28 October, 2013
Funeral services for Ruth Wacker age 90 of Wayne will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne with family present on Friday from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Interment with Military Rites will be at Greenwood Cemetery in
Wayne. Memorials may be directed to the family for later designation. She died Monday at Providence Medical Center in Wayne. Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne.
In Loving Memory
(Age 90) Ruth Wacker (Of Wayne)
May 26, 1923 Wayne, Nebraska
Entered Into Rest
October 28, 2013 Wayne, Nebraska
(Providence Medical Center)
A Christian Service
Our Savior Lutheran Church Wayne, Nebraska
Saturday 11:00 a.m. November 2, 2013
Rev. Ron Nelson
Alan and Madge Bruflat Mark Kanitz
“Because He Lives” “Whispering Hope”
“Abide With Me” “Over The Rainbow”
“BattleHymn Of The Republic”
Tad Roberts Eric Roberts Dustin Roberts
Dane Martindale Lee Clarkson Zach Wacker
Brandon Wacker Bryce Wacker Brody Wacker
Austin Wacker Will Wacker Will Woehler
Greenwood Cemetery Wayne, Nebraska
Ruth Hazel Wacker, was born May 26, 1923, on a farm near Wayne to Ernfrid and Goldie (Ireland) Allvin. She graduated from Wayne High School and attended Wayne State College. Ruth served in the Women’s Army Corps stationed at Fort Sheridan, Illinois from 1944–1946. Following her military service, she returned to Wayne and worked as a dental assistant. Ruth married Elmer Wacker March 25, 1951, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Wayne. The couple farmed near Wayne for several years, moving into Wayne in 1996. In 2006, the couple moved to the The Oaks Retirement Community in Wayne. Ruth was a member of Our Savior Lutheran Church and enjoyed her time with family.
Ruth is survived by her children and spouses, Janet (Dan) Roberts of Fremont, Judy (Steve) Martindale and Deb (Bob) Clarkson of Concord, Myrna (Dave) Tuttle of Laurel, Mark (Nancy Breitkreutz) Wacker and Byron (Liza) Wacker of Wayne, Ward Wacker (Denise) of Gordon, Eunice Wacker (Wm. Aaron) Woehler of Omaha; sister, Dorothy (Herb) Brader of Oakland; a sister-in-law, Judy Allvin of Norfok; 21 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Elmer in January 2010; an infant son, Bruce; sisters, Violet Arp and Donna Nelson; brothers, Carl, Jerry, and Dean Allvin.
Ruth’s family appreciates your thoughts and kindness and invites you to lunch in the church fellowship hall following the committal service.
HASEMANN-SCHUMACHER FUNERAL HOMES
302 NORTH LINCOLN STREET
WAYNE, NEBRASKA 68787 (402) 375-3100 FAX (402)-375-2900