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Ruth Gano


Ruth Gano, 83, Hill City, died Friday, March 7, 2014, at her home.

She was born July 11, 1930, in Nagoya, Japan, to John and Nettie (Grimes) Juergensen.

She married A.E. "Gene" Gano in Woodston. He preceded her in death Feb. 24, 2014. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include a son, Victor Gano, WaKeeney; two daughters, Romona Ford, Omaha, Neb., and Joyce Gano, Denver; a sister, Rosalea Trotter, Placentia, Calif.; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Assembly of God Church, Hill City; burial in Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Hill City.

Visitation will be from 2 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, with family present from 6 to 7:30 p.m., at Stinemetz Funeral Home, Hill City, and from 10:30 a.m. until time of service Wednesday at the church.