CRYSTAL LAKE – Ruth E. Belda, 83, of Crystal Lake, died Saturday, July 3, 2010, at Centegra Hospital – Woodstock.
She was born May 1, 1927, in Sun Prairie, Wis. On Feb, 2, 1946, she married Clement Belda.
She was a great cook, enjoyed reading, watching soap operas, collected all kinds of knick knacks, and will be remembered for her wonderful sense of humor.
She is survived by her children, Barbara Garbuz and Ronald (Mary Beth) Belda; six grandchildren, Zachary (Stephanie), Steven, Griffin, Tony (Michelle), Darren and Daniel; and five great-grandchildren, Adrianna, Mateo, Aythan, Michael and Danielle.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clement.
The visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, July 5, at Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 6, at the funeral home. Interment will be in St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, Chicago.
For information, call the funeral home at 815-459-1760. Online condolences may be left at www.querhammerandflagg.com.