Ruth Rebecca Schnose 1925 - 2009 Hays
Funeral services for Ruth Rebecca Schnose, 83, Hays, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home. Burial will be in Mount Allen Cemetery in Hays.
She died Saturday, March 14, 2009, at Hays Medical Center.
Mrs. Schnose was born Aug. 19, 1925, in New Underwood, S.D., the daughter of Frank and Mary Reinke Eberle. She received her registered nursing degree from St. John’s School of Nursing in Rapid City, S.D., and worked as a nurse and nursing supervisor in several hospitals, including St. Anthony’s in Hays.
She married Arthur John Schnose on Sept. 28, 1947. He survives, of the home.
Other survivors include three sons, Gregory and wife Linda, Lawrence, David and wife Eileen, Spring Hill, and Mark and wife Barbara, Fontana, Calif.; a daughter, Paula Clutter and husband Jim, Haysville; and 12 grandchildren, Christina Salazar, Katherine Struthers, Valerie Hurtado, John Fritts, and Elise, Jonathan, Joshua, Tabitha, Vanessa, Moriah, Olivia and Nathan Schnose.
Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. until service time Monday at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials to the First Baptist Church or the American Stroke Association.