Ruth B. Putz 1923 - 2003
Ruth Barbara Putz was born July 13, 1923 at Cleveland, OH to Andrew Jackson and Helen Bosnokvitz Whitney. She was married to Leonard Putz and worked in the office for a Housing Rental Business. She was a resident of Midway, AR since moving from Key Largo, FL in 1980. She was a life member of the American Legion and the VFW, volunteered for the Red Cross for 25 years, and she was Catholic.
Survived by: She is survived by 2 sons - Leonard (Sharon) Putz of N. Ridgeville, OH and Kevin Putz of Midway, AR; 2 daughters - Barbara Ann (Tim) Davern of Glendale, AZ and Suzanne (Al) Rossi of Homestead, FL; 6 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren; 1 sister - Helen Huessen of Cleveland, OH.
Preceded in Death by: parents and her husband.
Funeral: Service for Ruth Barbara Putz, 79, will be private at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home
Burial arrangements: Burial will be in Kirby’s Tucker Memorial Cemetery.
Memorials: Mountain Home VFW
Marvin C Raschke 1923 - 2002
He was born December 10, 1923 at Marion, South Dakota to Leo Raschke and Anna Schutz Raschke. He married Evelyn A. Krueger on June 14, 1947 at Chicago, IL. He was a resident of Mountain Home, AR since moving from Skokie, IL in 1983, and was a retired teletype clerk. He was a member of the Redeemer Lutheran Church, and a lifetime member of the D.A.V. He served in the US Army during WWII.
Survived by: He is survived by his Step brother - Elmer Wolff of Ryder, North Dakota, 2 Step sisters - Lydia Langley of Perrysburg, Ohio, Adeline Eddy of Tampa Bay, Florida, and Several nieces and nephews.
Preceded in Death by: He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, 4 brothers, and 1 step sister.
Funeral: Funeral Service for Marvin C. Raschke, 78, will be Monday, 10:00 AM, at the Redeemer Lutheran Church with Pastor Kenneth Taglauer officiating. Visitation is Sunday, 2:00 until 5:00 PM at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home. military Honors are by the North Central Arkansas Veterans Council, Honor Guard by the Ozark VFW Post, #3246.
Burial arrangements: Burial will be in Kirby’s Tucker Memorial Cemetery
Memorials: Memorial may be made to the Redeemer Lutheran Church
Rena Reazin 1911 - 2002
Rena Agnes Cole Reazin was born June 6, 1911 at Batesville, Arkansas the daughter of Charles F. Cole and Ella Marie hamblen Cole. She married George H. Reazin at Batesville, Arkansas on December 26, 1946 and had resided in the Mountain Home area since moving from LaGrange Park, Illinois in 1966. She was a former secretary for AT&T Technologies and member of Telephone Pioneers and First United Methodist Church. She died at her residence on August 8, 2002 at the age of 91.
Survived by: Nephew & Nieces: George (Ruth) Reazin, David Reazin, Diane Clinton, elizabeth Wooldridge and Kay Wilkerson
Preceded in Death by: Parents, Husband, 2 Brothers and 1 sister
Funeral: August 14, 2002 at 10:00 AM at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Jim Brooks officiating
Burial arrangements: Oaklawn Cemetery
in Batesville, Arkansas
Ellen D. Reed December 4, 1933 - December 2, 2002
Ellen D. Reed was born December 4, 1933 at Borger, Tx. to Horace G. and Lucille Rentfrow Dean. She maried Donald R. Reed December 8, 1950 at Phillips, Tx. She passed away at her residence in Lakeview, Arkansas on December 2, 2002 at the age of 68 years, 11 months, and 28 days. She was a member of Midway Baptist Church and a housewife.
Survived by: Husband: Donald R. Reed of Lakeview, Ar., 2 Sons: James Douglas Reed of Dubberly, La. and David Alan Reed (wife Linda) of Cypress, Tx., 1 Daughter: Donna Simmons (Mrs. Bruce) of Shreveport, La. 6 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren, 2 Brothers: Kenneth Dean (wife Dorothy) of Conroe, Tx., and Jimmy Dean of Tomball, Tx. 1 Sister: Betty Richards (Mrs. David) of Venice, Ca.
Preceded in Death by: Parents
Visitation: Wednesday, December 4, 2002 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral: Funeral Services will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, December 5, 2002 at Kirby Boaz Funeral Home Chapel. Reverend Stefan Eubanks officiating
Burial arrangements: Garden of Memory, Minden, La.
Memorials: The Gideon Foundation
Helen Reid 1937 - 2002
Helen Juanita Reid was born December 6, 1937 at McAlester, Oklahoma the daugher of William Hungate and Eula May Webster. She married David W. Reid at Durant, Oklahoma on June 16, 1956 and had resided in the Mountain Home area since moving from California in 2001. She was a homemaker and member of Eagles Auxiliary. She died on May 9, 2002 at the age of 64.
Survived by: Husband, David Reid; 2 sons, Jon M. Reid of Mountain Home and Dennis P.(Teri) Reid of Austin, Arkansas; 1 daughter, Susan (Bart) Sandy of Gardenerville, Nevada; 5 grandchildren and mother, Eula Hungate of San Diego, California
Preceded in Death by: Father
Funeral: May 13, 2002 at 2:30 PM at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial arrangements: Private
Irene Renkel 1943 - 2002
Irene M. Renkel was born September 8, 1943 at Gibson City, Illinois the daughter of Guy Canaday and Thelma Krumweide. She married Charles W. Renkel at Nashua, Iowa on December 13, 1972 and had resided in the Lakeview area since moivng from Waterloo, Iowa in 1999. She was a homemaker and member of Briarcliff Church of God. She died at Baxter Regional Medical Center on March 18, 2002 at the age of 58.
Survived by: Husband, Charles Renkel; 1 daughter, Beth (Jim) Hock of DesMoines, Iowa; 1 son Eric (Bobbi)Renkel of Cedar Falls, Iowa; 5 Grandchildren
Preceded in Death by: Parents, 1 Brother
Funeral: March 22, 2002 at 2:00 P.M. at Zion Lutheran Church in Waterloo, Iowa with Pastor Tom Isaacson officiating
Burial arrangements: Elmwood Cemetery
in Waterloo, Iowa
Dorothy Rezek 1921 - 2003
She was born June 29, 1921 at Chicago, IL to Arthur E. Wage and Julia Kriklan Wage. She married Joseph R. Rezek on May 24, 1941, and was a homemaker. She was a resident of Bull Shoals, AR since moving from DesPlaines, IL in 1996. She was a member of St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church. Dorothy Rezek entered into eternal rest on March 5, 2003 at Mountain Home, AR at the age of 81 years, 8 months and 6 days.
Survived by: She is survived by: Husband - Joseph Rezek of Bull Shoals, AR;Son - Todd (Gail) Rezek of Mesa, AZ; Daughter - Christine (Hank) Jenkins of Lakeview, AR; Granddaughter - Julie Valles of Brockton, MA; Grandsons - Todd Michael Rezek and Robert Rezek of Mesa, AZ; Steven Marschall and Jay Marschall of Houston, MN; 9 Great Grandchildren - Lissa and Brandon Rezek of Mesa, AZ; Alexis and Alyssa Valles of Brockton, MA; Aaron, Alex, and Andrew Marschall of Houston, MN; Madison and Keagan Rezek of Mesa, AZ.
Preceded in Death by: Parents and brother
Funeral: Memorial Mass for Dorothy Rezek, 81, will be 10:00 AM, Saturday, March 22, 2003 at St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church in Mountain Home, with Reverend Stan Swiderski officiating.
Memorials: Charity of Choice
Sue Mary Ramholz September 29, 1912 - July 21, 2003
Sue Mary Ramholz was born September 29, 1912 in Nagyoss, Hungary to John and Helen Frekot Beierle. She married Joseph C. Ramholz in 1944 in Chicago, Illinois. He died August 11, 1982. Sue and her husband retired in 1972, moving from Chicago to Mountain Home, Arkansas. She lived in Mountain Home until November 1999, when she moved to Blair House, in Normal, Illinois. She had been a member of Epiphany Catholic Church for the past three years. Sue Mary Ramholz entered into eternal rest in Bloomington, Illinois on July 21, 2003 at the age of 90 years, 9 months and 29 days.
Survived by: She is survived by: one son, Joseph S. Ramholz, and his wife, Karen Ramholz of Normal, Illinois: two granddaughters, Cindy (Jeff) Zissman of Normal, Illinois, and Debbie (Stacy) Tedrick, of Lincoln, Illinois and two great - grandchildren; two sisters, Betty Meany of Bensenville, Illinois and Barbara Meersman, of Santa Ana, California.
Preceded in Death by: She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and one brother, Michael Beierle.
Funeral: A graveside service will be held Thursday, July 24, 2003 at 10:00 A.M. at Kirby’s Tucker Memorial Cemtery in Mountain Home, Arkansas.
Burial arrangements: Interment will be in Kirby’s Tucker Memorial Cemtery in Mountain Home, Arkansas.
Russell Rhodes 1932 - 2002
Russell Matthew Rhodes was born March 15, 1932 at Eaton, North Carolina the son of Russell Bryant Rhodes and Gladys Barnes Rhodes. He served with the US Army during Korean War and was in Sales Management at Mountain Muffler. He died at his residence on July 20, 2002 at the age of 70 years.
Survived by: Ex - Wife Arlene Rhodes; 1 Daughter, Deborah (Stanley) Wagner of Archer, Florida; 1 Grandson, James Stanley Wagner; 1 Granddaughter Kimberly Rocca; 3 Great Granddaughters; 3 Brothers, Thurman (Veda) Oliver of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Wilson (Sharon) Oliver of Lithia Springs, Georgia, Clifford Lakin of Dickson, Tennessee; 2 Sisters, Elizabeth Kominski of Shelby Township, Michigan and Gladys Irving of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Preceded in Death by: Parents
Funeral: July 25, 2002 at 7:00 PM at Redeemer Luthern Church with Pastor Kenneth Taglauer officiating
Burial arrangements: Private
Theresa Rhodes 1941 - 2002
Theresa Laurel Rhodes was born June 19, 1941 at Monette, Arkansas the daughter of Douglas Fortenberry and Minnie Smith. She married Harold Rhodes on North Little Rock, Arkansas on December 23, 1977 and had resided in the Mountain Home area since moving from Litte Rock in 1991. She was a Registered Nurse, retired in 1996, and a Optician. She was a member of Arkansas Nursing Assoc and Arkansas Assoc of Dispensing Opticians. She died at her residence on May 11, 2002 at the age of 60.
Survived by: 1 Son, John K. Ladd of Tulsa, Oklahoma; 1 Daughter, Ann (Dr. Kevin) Adkins of Mountain Home, AR; 2 Grandsons, Ryan and Reid Adkins of Mountain HOme, AR; 2 Brothers, Leo Fortenberry of Mountain Home, AR and Alan Fortenberry of Springdale, AR
Preceded in Death by: Parents, Husband, 1 Sister - Milladine Tilley and 1 Brother - Aurel Fortenberry
Funeral: May 14, 2002 at 2:00 PM at College & North Church of Christ with Brother Bill Dillon officiating.
Burial arrangements: Kirby's Tucker Memorial Cemetery
at Mountain Home, Arkansas