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 Ruth <I>Meier</I> Mrachek

Ruth Meier Mrachek

Death 17 Sep 2010 (aged 88)
Burial McHenry, McHenry County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 59009128 · View Source
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McHENRY – Ruth M. Mrachek, 88, of McHenry, died peacefully Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, at Fox Point Manor in McHenry with her son and daughter at her side.

She was born July 15, 1922, in Winona, Minn., to August and Dorothea (Bohne) Meier. She married George Mrachek on March 10, 1945, in Winona.

She was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, McHenry VFW Auxiliary 4600, past president and member of McHenry American Legion Auxiliary, past president of McHenry County Council and past 11th District president of American Legion Auxiliary and chapeau passe of McHenry County 483 8e40. She retired from National Tea Store in McHenry. She enjoyed camping, fishing and her grandchildren.

She is survived by her son, Robert (Darlene) Mrachek of McHenry; her daughter, Mary Pat (William) Cunningham of Harvard; her grandsons, Chad (Jamie), Tim (Salina), Brian (Julie) Cunningham, and Jeffrey, and Michael (Maggie) Mrachek; her great-grandchildren, Tyler, Sierra, Ryan, Jared, Savannah, and Addison Cunningham, and Dylan Mrachek; her sisters-in-law, Elaine Meier, Gladys, and Janet Mrachek; her brother-in-law, Joseph Mrachek; and many nieces and nephews.

The visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010, at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Drive, McHenry. Prayers will be said at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 3500 Washington St., McHenry. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, McHenry.

Memorials may be made to St. Patrick's Building Fund.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff members at Fox Point and Fox Point Manor for their special care.

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