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 Ruth Eleanor <I>Feda</I> Kobilarcsik

Ruth Eleanor Feda Kobilarcsik

Death 4 Jan 2007 (aged 83)
Burial Plainview, Wabasha County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 17309388 · View Source
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Ruth E. Kobilarcsik -- Rochester
Fri, Jan 5, 2007

ROCHESTER -- The funeral for Ruth E. Kobilarcsik will be at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Joachim's Catholic Church in Plainview, with the Rev. John Ozbun officiating. Burial will be in St. Joachim's Cemetery, Plainview.

Mrs. Kobilarcsik, 83, of Rochester, formerly of Plainview, died of natural causes Thursday (Jan. 4, 2007) at Saint Marys Hospital.

Ruth Eleanor Feda was born Nov. 21, 1923, in Carlos, Minn., near Alexandria. She graduated from Alexandria High School and then from the University of Minnesota Nursing School in 1943. On Nov. 7, 1946, she married Joseph Kobilarcsik in Belle River, Minn. She worked at the Army Hospital in Tacoma, Wash., prior to the couple moving to Minneapolis in 1951. In 1955, they moved to Plainview where they operated the local bowling alley. In 1963, she returned to nursing. She worked in Plainview, retiring in 1980. She received a 50-year pin from Catholic Daughters; was a founder of Girl Scouts in the Plainview area; was active with the Red Cross Bloodmobile; and volunteered at Seasons Hospice.

Survivors include two sons, Gary (Linda) of Plainview and Mark (Renee) of Rochester; four daughters, Maureen Hart of Grand Meadow, Jennifer Decker of Plainview, Theresa (David) Hermann of Pine Island and Susan Kobilarcsik of Los Angeles; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two brothers, John (Betty Mae) Feda of Marshall, Minn., and Gerald (Audrey) Feda of Glasgow, Mont. She was preceded in death by a sister, a grandson and a great-granddaughter.

Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Schad & Zabel Funeral Home in Plainview, where there will be a Rosary at 1:15 p.m. and a prayer service at 4:30 p.m. Friends may also call an hour before the service Monday at the church.

Memorials are preferred to Seasons Hospice in Rochester.




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