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Ruth passed away in a Wichita hospital where she had been transferred after a brief hospitalization in Salina. 18 Phi State members, including 6 past state presidents attended her Mass of Christian Burial at Christ Episcopal Cathedral, Salina.
Ruth was very active in Phi State having served as president of her local chapter, as Phi State parliamentarian 1997-2005 and as Phi State Exec. Secretary 2005-14. Following this, she established and maintained the Phi State website. She was current state webmaster at the time of her death.
Ruth felt privileged to have been recipient of the 2014 Phi State Achievement Award.
A Phi State contribution in her memory has been forwarded to the International Emergency Fund.