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Obituaries

Obituaries

Ruth Lorene Hamm 1917 - 2007 Lawrence

Funeral services for Ruth Lorene Hamm, 90, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Lawrence Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow at Underwood Cemetery in Williamstown. Ms. Hamm died Thursday, June 14, 2007, at Pioneer Ridge Care Center.She was born April 30, 1917, north of Williamstown, the daughter of Samuel and Edith Mae Bracken Allen. She attended Oskaloosa public schools and was a lifelong resident of the Perry and Lawrence areas.Ms. Hamm was a homemaker.She married Garland Green. They later divorced. She married Norman Hamm on June 15, 1945. They later divorced.Survivors include a son, Verlin Green, Perry; a daughter, Marita Hermann, Ellenton, Fla.; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral chapel.The family suggests memorials to Heart of America Hospice, sent in care of the funeral chapel.