Ruth Newton

Written by Anna Greiner on April 9, 2015

Ruth Irene (Kolberg) Newton, age 73, of Powellton, Illinois passed away on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 in the end of life program at Memorial Hospital in Carthage, Illinois. 

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at Christ Lutheran Church in Nauvoo, Illinois.  A lunch for family and friends will be held at noon on Saturday, April 11, 2015 in Luther Hall at Christ Lutheran Church. The family will receive guests at a visitation on Friday, April 10, 2015 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Christ Lutheran Church, Southeast Iowa Parkinson’s Support Group, or Thornber Cemetery.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.schmitzlynkfuneralhome.com .

The Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home in Donnellson is assisting the family with the arrangements.