Ruth Beck passed away peacefully on January 21, 2014 at Hospice House Brookside, Palm Harbor, FL. Ruth is survived by her daughters Edith Shawgo (Raymond Shawgo), Linda Schrader (David Schrader), Rhonda LaForce (Lynn LaForce), her son, David Danner, her step-son George Humphrey, her loving sisters Ethel & Dessie, as well as many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, & great-great grandchildren..
Ruth was born, raised and married twice in Illinois. She raised seven children from her first two marriages. Both husbands, three sons, and one daughter predeceased her. Besides being a devoted wife and mother, she also worked as a CNA in various nursing home facilities providing compassionate care for those in need.
Ruth was a devout Christian and founding member of Christ Church in Palm Harbor. This was where, at the age of 79, she met and married her soul-mate and third husband, Robert Beck, who unfortunately passed in 2006.
Services will be held at 6pm on Sunday, January 26, 2014 at:
Christ Church of Palm Harbor
1111 Indiana Ave.
Palm Harbor, FL 34683
For those who wish to honor her memory, her family asks that a donation be made in Ruth's name to:
Suncoast Hospice Care Center, Brookside North Pinellas
164 West Lake Road
Palm Harbor, FL 34684