Ruth Helene Lundquist, age 92, passed away on Thursday, December 30, 2021. She was born April 5, 1929, in Chicago, IL, to William Scharnow and Lucile [Goergen] Scharnow.
She is survived by her daughters: Dawn (Steve) Maloney, Shari (Kenneth) Roza; and grandchildren: Courtney (Cedric) Miller, Benjamin Roza, Patrick Maloney, Ryan Maloney, Michael Maloney, and Shay Maloney, who were the center of her world.
Ruth is preceded by her best friend and husband: Ronald; siblings: Loretta, Mildred, William, Lucile.
Ruth loved to travel and spend her summer days on the lake fishing. She was an avid cook best known for her chop suey, lasagna, and giant dill pickles. She was very loyal, loving, and devoted to her family, offering support for anyone in need.
A private family service will be held at Ridgewood Memorial Gardens 9900 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Des Plaines, IL 6006. Details of a Celebration of Life will be announced at later date.
Please visit www.justenfh.com, where friends and loved ones may share memories of Ruth on her tribute wall.