Apr. 23, 1996 Sheboygan Sheboygan County Wisconsin, USA
Sheboygan Press, Wed, Apr 24, 1996, pA2 Ruth Drews, 80 of 1727 Arizona Ave., died unexpectedly Tues., Apr. 23, 1996, at Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center. Born Sept. 27, 1915 in Sheboygan, Ruth was a daughter of the late Edward and Edna Eisold Herber. She attended Kohler Public Schools. On Sept. 30, 1933, she married Harold H. Stanisch in Waukegan IL, who preceded her in death. On Jan. 30, 1950, she married George T. Schumacher in the parsonage of St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, who also preceded her in death. On Oct. 15, 1966, she married Harvey F. Drews at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church. Ruth was employed at Lakeland Manufacturing Co. for 18 years, retiring in 1966, due to ill health. She had previously worked for Western Electric, Eau Claire WI and Kohler Company. She was a member of St. Paul Evangelical Luthern Church. Ruth is survived by her husband, Harvey, Sunny Ridge Nursing Home; two children, both of Sheboygan; seven grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by two brothers and a sister. Funeral services for Ruth will be held at 7 p.m., Thurs., Apr. 25, at Lippert Funeral Home, 1132 Superior Ave. Rev. Alan Kretschmar, pastor of St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, will officiate. Interment will be in Lutheran Cemetery. Relatives and friends are welcome at the funeral home, on Thurs., from 4 p.m. until the time of services.