Ruth Marjorie Walz
Published on -10/12/2012, 9:36 AM
Ruth Marjorie Walz, 95, rural Ellis, died Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at Trego County-Lemke Memorial Hospital, WaKeeney.
She was born Aug. 4, 1917, in rural Graham County to Ray O. and Lois Mae (Eaton) Noah. She was a 1935 graduate of Palco High School.
She married Henry C. Walz on Oct. 8, 1938, at Mount Pleasant Methodist Church, rural Graham County. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, of the home; two sons, Leroy Walz and Stephen Walz, both of rural Ellis; three daughters, Roma McConkey, Camdenton, Mo., Linda Thompson, Corona, Calif., and Beth Johnson, WaKeeney; two brothers, Raymond, Lexington, Ky., and Calvin, Valley Center; a sister, Rose Mary Hillman, Hays; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Red Line Church of God, rural Palco; burial in Morlan Township Cemetery, rural Graham County.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of service Monday at the church.
Memorials are suggested to Red Line Church of God in care of the Schmitt Funeral Home, 336 N. 12th, WaKeeney, KS 67672.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.schmittfuneral.com.