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Ruth L. Stockhouse

Hammond, Lake County, Indiana, USA
Death 23 Oct 2017 (aged 95)
Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, USA
Burial Hammond, Lake County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 184666748 · View Source
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Ruth L. Stockhouse, 95, of Bloomington passed away Monday, October 23, 2017 at the IU Health Bloomington Hospital. She was born October 9, 1922 in Hammond, IN the daughter of John and Anna (Ecklund) Stockhouse. Ruth was a graduate of Washington High School in East Chicago, IN and was a member of the National Honor Society, and also a graduate of Roosevelt University in Chicago, IL where she received a Bachelor's of Arts Degree. She worked as a correspondent in the subscriber relations and book departments in the Chicago Office of Time Incorporated retiring after thirty years of service. She enjoyed retirement and completed writing four novels and loved traveling, was an avid reader, a teacher of bible studies, and loved the Chicago Cubs. Ruth was a member of the Scandinavian Fraternity of America, The Hammond Park Foundation,and the Christ Lutheran Church in Hammond. She is survived by her two cousins: Janis M. Stockhouse of Bloomington and Carla J. (Neil) Enerson of New Port Richie, FL. Her beloved parents John and Anna Stockhouse and brothers Raymond and Harry Stockhouse preceded her in death. A memorial service will be held at a later date at the First Lutheran Church in Hammond, IN. Cremation Rites have been accorded. Burial will take place at Elmwood Cemetery in Hammond, IN.

Published in The Times on Oct. 27, 2017

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  • Added: 27 Oct 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 184666748
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruth L. Stockhouse (9 Oct 1922–23 Oct 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 184666748, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Hammond, Lake County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by PLS (contributor 47341148) .