Ruth Christen

March 29, 1924 - March 22, 2010 

Ruth Christen

March 29, 1924 - March 22, 2010 

Obituary for Ruth Christen

Ruth Christen, 85, of Indiana-polis, passed away peacefully Monday, March 22, 2010, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Cincinnati, OH on March 29, 1924, the daughter of the late George and Julia (Klinkenberg) McCullough.
Graduate of University of Cincinnati.
She had a love for life, and beautifully reflected her faith in Christ. Family and friends were blessed by her gift of hospitality and generous spirit. Over the years, she served in her church and community organizations, loved baking, and was an avid bridge and finagle player.
Ruth is survived by four daughters, Judy (Gary) Daymon, Gayle Christen, Kathy Jacobs, Jeanne (Blake) Morton; nine grandchildren, William Daymon, Justin, Ryan & Samuel ChristenOliphant, Sophia & Anne Jacobs, Brandon, Julia & Madeline Morton; a brother, George (Carla) McCullough She is also survived by two additional son-in-laws, Robert Oliphant and Arthur Jacobs.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, her beloved husband of 52 years, William D. Christen, two sisters, Mary Jean Marvin and Elaine Patterson Weinle.
Visitation will be Thursday, March 25 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Harry W. Moore Funeral Care. Rosary Service will be at 7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Christ The King at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, March 26, with a visitation at the church starting at 12:00 p.m. Interment will be at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Christ the King or Young Life Lawrence. Please visit her online guest book at www.harrywmoore.com

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