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Ruth Ellen Steffy Hill
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Birth: Jun. 29, 1918
Death: Aug. 12, 1999

Ruth Steffy was born June 29, 1918 in Olney, Illinois, the daughter of Elmer and Cora (Nelson) Steffy.
The famiy lived in a large 2 story home on Elm St. in Urbana, Illinois. Here siblings were Naomi, John, Bill and Gene. They called her "Bootie".
Ruth graduated from Urbana High School in 1936. She attended University of illinois and received a Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree and advanced certificate degree. She met Elton Hill at University of illinois during her Junior yer and they married on Dec 21, 1940. Teaching was Ruth's career.
Barbara Steffi Hill was born in 1944 and Thomas Elton Hill in 1946.
Ruth taught 4th grade at Dr. Howard School for more than 20 years.
Her home at 1106 South New was a salt box design that Ruth filled with her beloved antiques.
Ruth died in 1999. 
Family links: 
  Elmer Britton Steffy (1891 - 1979)
  Cora Margaret Nelson Steffy (1892 - 1963)
  Elton Everett Hill (1914 - 2002)
  Thomas Elton Hill (1946 - 2003)*
  Naomi Helen Steffy Mitchell (1913 - 1998)*
  John Henry Steffy (1916 - 1938)*
  Ruth Ellen Steffy Hill (1918 - 1999)
  Billy Sam Steffy (1923 - 1997)*
  Gene Paul Steffy (1931 - 1997)*
*Calculated relationship
Woodlawn Cemetery
Champaign County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Helen Farnsworth
Record added: Aug 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75678356
Ruth Ellen <i>Steffy</i> Hill
Added by: Helen Farnsworth
Ruth Ellen <i>Steffy</i> Hill
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