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Obituaries

Obituaries

Ruth M. Andrews 1912 - 2007 Lawrence

Memorial services for Ruth M. Andrews, 95, Lawrence, will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church. Inurnment services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Oak Hill Cemetery before the memorial services.Mrs. Andrews died Saturday, March 10, 2007, at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor.She was born Feb. 21, 1912, in Attica, the daughter of E.R. and Margaret Smith Montizingo. She graduated from Kansas University with a Bachelor of Science in education and psychology.Mrs. Andrews was a retired teacher and librarian. She had taught in Attica; Dayton, Ohio; Wichita; Long Island, N.Y.; Louisiana; and Lawrence. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Lawrence, the Lawrence Retired Teachers' Association, Chapter AZ of the PEO Sisterhood, Kansans for the Improvement of Nursing Homes, RLH Club of Lawrence and Kappa Kappa Iota Honorary Teacher's Sorority.She married John T. Andrews on Feb. 21, 1912, in Lawrence. He died April 18, 1990.Survivors include a son, John G. Andrews, Lawrence; and a sister, Jane Berman, Chestnut Hill, Mass.The family suggests memorials to the church or Watkins Community Museum, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.warrenmcelwain.com">www.warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Andrews.