Sara Ruczko Bell (1927 - 2017)

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The Mass of Christian Burial for Mrs. Sara Ruczko Bell, 89, who entered into rest May 8, 2017, will be conducted Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock from Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church. Reverend Thomas Healey celebrant. Interment will follow in Westover Memorial Park.

Sara was a native of Augusta, having made North Augusta her home for the past 61 years. She was a parishioner of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, retired as a realtor with Meybohm Realtors and volunteered with the Pink Ladies at University Hospital. Sara was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who adored her children and will be remembered for her incredible outlook on life and sense of humor. She was wife of the late Leonard V. Ruczko and Lewis Bell.

Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Vince and Zell Ruczko, North Augusta, SC and Rick and Tami Ruczko, Chapin, SC; two daughters and sons-in-law, Mary and Tim Pate and Suzanne and Richard Fletcher, all of North Augusta, SC; a stepdaughter, Terri Huffman and her family; a brother and sister-in-law, Sid and Tallulah Trimmier, North Augusta, SC; 10 grandchildren, Trey, Amanda, Daniel, Ashlyn, Alex, Sara, Robbie, Kelly, Graham and Morgan; two great-grandchildren, Kinzy Clair and Amelia Grace.

Pallbearers will be Alex Pate, Robbie Tinsley, Graham Fletcher, Trey Ruczko, Daniel Ruczko and Robbie Krepps.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday evening from 6 until 8.

Memorials may be made to Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, PO Box 6605, North Augusta, SC 29861.

The family wishes to thank Sara's caregivers for their love and support.

Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803.278.1181). Visit the registry at


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Published in The Augusta Chronicle on May 11, 2017