Archive for Wednesday, February 14, 1996


February 14, 1996


Services for Ruth C. Cadwell, 91, Kansas City, Kan., will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home with the Rev. Sandra Walton officiating. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery.

Ms. Cadwell died Monday, Feb. 12, 1996, at the Kansas City, Kan., Presbyterian Manor.

She was born Dec. 27, 1904, in Broken Bow, Neb., the daughter of George Edward and Lydia Weaver Cadwell.

She was a longtime Lawrence resident and earned a bachelor's degree in home economics from Kansas University. She was a dietitian at KU and Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

Ms. Cadwell was a member of First Baptist Church and the KU Alumni Association.

Survivors include several nieces and nephews, including Robert Cadwell, Annapolis, Md.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. until service time Thursday at the funeral home, where the family will meet with friends from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. today.

The family suggests memorials to the First Baptist Church, Lawrence.

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