Obituaries

Obituaries

Thelma Ruth Worthington 1936 - 2006 Oskaloosa

Services for Thelma Ruth Worthington, 69, Oskaloosa, will be at 3 p.m. Monday at the Barnett-Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Oskaloosa. She will be cremated, and inurnment will be later.Mrs. Worthington died Friday, March 31, 2006, at the Midland Hospice House in Topeka.She was born June 28, 1936, in Garnett, the daughter of William Hubert and Edna Loree Kramer Goins. She graduated from Perry Rural High School in 1953 and had lived in Oskaloosa since 1964.Mrs. Worthington was a homemaker and also worked at cafes and a convenience store in Oskaloosa for several years.She married W. Keith Worthington on Nov. 7, 1953, in Perry. He survives, of the home.Other survivors include a son, David Worthington, Mason, Mich.; two daughters, Diane Running, Seattle, and Patty Reynolds, Oskaloosa; a brother, Richard Goins, Topeka; two sisters, Loree Worthington, Topeka, and Tessye Dome, Oskaloosa; and six grandchildren.The family suggests memorials to Midland Hospice, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 416, Oskaloosa 66066.