Almeda Rittenhouse

Almeda Rittenhouse

Female 1925 - 2016  (90 years)

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  • Name Almeda Rittenhouse 
    Born 9 Aug 1925  Rushville, Schuyler County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 May 2016  Good Samaritan Home, Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • QUINCY - Almeda Runkle, 90, of Quincy, died Wednesday, May 11, 2016, at Good Samaritan Home.
      She was born Aug. 9, 1925, in Rushville, a daughter of Robert S. and Tressa Bartlow Rittenhouse. On March 28, 1945, she married Donald Steele Runkle in Rushville. He survives.
      Almeda graduated from Rushville High School in 1942 and attended Western Illinois University. She worked as a secretary for the Quincy Public Schools for 20 years and was a member of Faith Presbyterian Church, P.E.O. Chapter IE, and the Women's City Club.
      In addition to her husband, survivors include her daughter, Teresa Adams, and her husband, Kent, of Quincy; two granddaughters, Erin Adams (Ben Harvey) of San Diego, Calif., and Jill Adams (Vincent Valente) of Oakland, Calif.; a great-grandson, Lorenzo Steele Adams-Valente; and a great-granddaughter, Devin Amara Adams Harvey.
      She was preceded in death by her son, Douglas Runkle; her parents; two brothers, Randall and Dexter Rittenhouse; and a sister, Roberta Rittenhouse.
      The family would like to express its appreciation to the caregivers of Good Samaritan Home for their kindness and compassion.
      Published in Quincy Herald-Whig from May 15 to May 17, 2016
    Buried Greenmount Cemetery, Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I56248  runkle
    Last Modified 25 May 2016 

    Family Donald Steele Runkle 
    Children 
     1. Teresa Runkle
     2. Douglas Steele Runkle,   b. 31 Mar 1952, Rushville, Schuyler County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 2015, Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 25 May 2016 
    Family ID F21701  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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