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Delow Fruth

Delow Fruth

Delow, nee Wallace, Fruth, 89, of Marissa, IL; born on October 16, 1926 in Nortonville, KY; passed away on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at the Coulterville Care Center in Coulterville, IL.

Mrs. Fruth was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents – Livingston and Anna, nee Farmer, Wallace. Two sisters – Blanche Neff; Lucille Mitze. Three brothers-in-law – Kenneth Neff; Henry Mitze; Warren “Bud” Waeltz. Two sisters-in-law – Esther Wallace; Darlene Fruth.

She is survived by her husband Calvin W. Fruth whom she married on May 30, 1945 in Fort Knox, KY. Her children – Lois J. (Robert) Waeltz of New Athens, IL; Linda L. Petot of Marissa, IL; Craig W. Fruth of Marissa, IL. Her grandchildren – Ben (FiancĂ© – Jessica Ranken) Petot of Collinsville, IL; Jacob Fruth of Seattle, WA; Zachary Fruth of Seattle, WA. One sister – Alice Waeltz of Belleville, IL. One brother – Charles Wallace of Marissa, IL. Nieces – Shelia Menk of St. Louis, MO; Kim (Mike) Sinn of Marissa, IL; Vickie (Clint) Nesler of Bridgeport, WV; Mitzi (Brian) Worrick of Sugarland, TX; Cindy Waeltz of Anna, IL; Nancy (Don) Knapp of Belleville, IL; Debbie Fruth of Freeport, IL. Nephews – Bruce Neff of Lenzburg, IL; Gary Mitze of Lenzburg, IL; Terry (Lisa) Lamoreaux of Phoenix, AZ; Charles Wallace Jr. of St. Louis, MO; Terry (Jane) Fruth of Freeport, IL.

Memorials may be made to the Biddleborn Cemetery Association.

Visitation: Friends may call at Trinity United Church of Christ in Biddleborn, IL on Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 10:00am to 1:00pm.

Funeral: Services will be held at Trinity United Church of Christ in Biddleborn, IL on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 1:00pm.

Interment: Burial will be held at Biddleborn Cemetery in Biddleborn, IL.

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  1. Administrator says:

    Linda, Richard told me about the passing of your mom. God bless you and your family at this time.

    Posted by: Diana Cole – Coulterville, IL – Friend Jun 20, 2016

  2. Administrator says:

    Just read of the passing of your mom, she was such a good friend to the family over the years. She will be missed.

    Posted by: Pat Jetter – Apache Jct, AZ Jun 24, 2016

  3. Administrator says:

    I’m sure sorry I could not call on the family during this time. You all have my sympathy in the loss of Delow. Love Bev

    Posted by: Beverley Lewis – Marissa, IL – Family Jun 27, 2016

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