Ruth Rock 93, a resident of Siren, WI died peacefully on July 25, 2012
Ruth was born April 17, 1919 to Henry & Ella Wucherpfennig in Chippewa Falls, WI
She graduated from Chippewa Falls High School class of 1937. She completed her 2-year teaching degree in Eau Claire, and then completed her undergraduate degree and masters degree from Superior. She taught for a little over 30 years in the Siren schools.
Ruth married Frank A. Rock on Feb 10, 1945 and had one child, Francine Marlow.
She is survived by her daughter Francine Marlow (Robert Marlow) and grandchildren Christopher Marlow, Chad Marlow (Shelby Goerner), Carin Vernon (Travis Vernon), Chet Marlow, Charles Marlow, Charlene Marlow, Catherine Bankston (Jesse Bankston), Cynthia Neeck (John Neeck) and Caroline Marlow (Scott Johnson). Great grandchildren Alexandria, Taylor, Natalie, Alexa, Michael, Cody, Mick, Austin, Ronan, Zoe and Adeline. Sister Wanda Heimeral (David Heimeral), sister-in-law Dorothy Wucherpfennig, brother-in-law Peter Schaubach and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Ruth was preceded in death by her husband Frank, 3 brothers and 2 sisters and 1 great grandchild.
Ruth’s wish was to be cremated and have no service, but wanted a celebration of life with family and friends, which will be held at her home on Saturday August 11, 2012 from 3-5pm.
The Swedberg-Taylor Family Funeral Home, Webster, was entrusted with arrangements. Online condolences can be made at www.swedberg-taylor.com