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106 South Center
PO Box 192
Gardner, KS 66030
Phone: 913-856-7111
Fax: 913-884-7009
Ruth Motzkus

Ruth Ellen Motzkus

Tuesday, October 17th, 1950 - Sunday, April 28th, 2019
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Ruth Ellen Motzkus, 68, De Soto, KS passed away April 28, 2019 at Sharon Lane Nursing Home, Shawnee, KS. Visitation 1:00 pm and funeral at 2:00 pm Thurs., May 2, 2019 all at Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, KS (913) 856-7111. Burial will follow at De Soto Cemetery, De Soto, KS. Memorial contributions may be made to Sharon Lane Nursing Home, Shawnee, KS. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome,com

Ruth was born Oct. 17, 1950 in Stanberry, MO to Gilbert Martin and Ila Maude (Boatwright) Motzkus. As a child, her family moved to Sunflower Village and then to De Soto. Ruth became a resident at Sharon lane Nursing Home in 2003. She was a member of De Soto United Methodist Church. Ruth loved playing bingo and was a member of a Red Hatter’s Group. She will be dearly missed by family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Shirley Gardner. Ruth is survived by her brother, Larry Motzkus, Hollister, MO; five nieces and three nephews and many great nieces and nephews.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    When
    Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Location
    Bruce Funeral Home Gardner
    Address
    106 South Center
    GARDNER, KS 66030
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  • Service

    Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 | 2:00pm
    When
    Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 2:00pm
    Location
    Bruce Funeral Home Gardner
    Address
    106 South Center
    GARDNER, KS 66030
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  • Interment

    Location
    De Soto Cemetery
    Address
    34500 W 87th St
    DE SOTO, KS 66018
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