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Wilma "Ruth" Cresswell
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Birth: Dec. 17, 1921
Death: Jul. 19, 2011

Dec. 17, 1921 - July 19, 2011 Wilma "Ruth" Cresswell, 89, of Pleasant Hill, Mo., passed away July 19, 2011. Graveside service and interment will be at 1 p.m. Friday, July 22, at G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami, Okla. Ruth was born Dec. 17, 1921, in Picher, Okla., to William and Lena Cresswell. She owned and operated Leonard's Restaurant and Wornall Restaurant for many years and she enjoyed watching the Kansas City Royals and Chiefs games. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Clifford, Robert and Earl Cresswell; sisters, Ethel Boden, Georgia Atwood and Hazel "Flo" Stewart. Ruth is survived by her niece, Karen Oliphant; nephew, Justin Scott Boden and his wife Jakqualyn and their child Juliet. Online condolences may by left at Muehlebach Funeral Home, 6800 Troost, Kansas City, MO 64131, (816)444-2060
Published in Kansas City Star on July 21, 2011
Family links: 
  William Lured Cresswell (1884 - 1934)
  Lena M. McPhail Cresswell (1890 - 1972)
  Ethel M. Cresswell Boden (1911 - 1982)*
  Clifford J Cresswell (1913 - 1983)*
  Georgia Frances Cresswell Atwood (1915 - 1978)*
  Hazel Floraine Cresswell Stewart (1919 - 2003)*
  Wilma Cresswell (1921 - 2011)
*Calculated relationship
Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery
Ottawa County
Oklahoma, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 36.91214, -94.88151
Created by: Silver Spark
Record added: Jul 23, 2011
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Wilma Ruth Cresswell
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Wilma Ruth Cresswell
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