Graveside services for Ruth E. Hess, 90, Baldwin City, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. Hess died Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010, at Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center.
She was born Dec. 21, 1919, in Lawrence, the daughter of John Henry and Mary Hill Souders. She was raised in Lawrence and attended Lawrence schools.
Mrs. Hess was a homemaker. She was a founding member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #309 Ladies Auxiliary.
She married Ralph Jacob Hess Sr. on July 22, 1936, in Lawrence. He died Apr. 21, 1992. She was also preceded in death by her parents, and a son, John Henry Hess on June 23, 2007.
Survivors include a son, Ralph Hess Jr., Baldwin; a daughter, Darlene Hess, Lawrence; and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.
Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. Sunday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, in care of the funeral home, 601 Ind., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at www.rumsey-yost.com.