EL PASO- Ruth Breese Guard, 100, of El Paso, IL passed
away at 7:05 pm on Sunday, March 23, 2014 at Heritage Health in El
She was born on April 13, 1913 in Panola Township, IL
a daughter of John and Tessie Bell Breese. She married
Lawrence Guard on September 6, 1941. He preceded her in death
on January 6, 2007.
Surviving are her step-daughter Janet (Bill) Seefeldt
of Sun Lakes, AZ and four
She was preceded in death by her parents and two
Ruth was a member of the First United Methodist
Church of Normal, IL.
Funeral services will be held at 10 AM on Friday,
March 28, 2014 at the Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in El Paso with
Rev. Scott Carnes officiating. Family will receive friends one hour
prior to services at the funeral home. Interment will be in
Evergreen Cemetery in El Paso following services.
Memorials may be made to Shrine Crippled Hospital or
First United Methodist Church of Normal.
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