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Ruth Askins

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Ruth Askins Obituary
Ruth M. Askins, 92, of Homosassa, Florida died on Monday, December 28, 2015.
She was born in Cicero, Illinois, on Tuesday, July 10, 1923, to Michael and Rose Madura. Ruth graduated from Douglas College at Rutgers University with a Bachelor's Degree in Sociology. She was a charter member of Faith Lutheran Church in Lecanto, Florida, a member of Sugarmill Woods Golf and Country Club, where she enjoyed golfing with the Women's 18 Hole Group and was a member of Chapter CP & HLPEO for over fifty years.
Ruth was a volunteer with the Red Cross Hospital, Meals On Wheels and was a Cub Scout leader. She enjoyed playing duplicate bridge and refinishing antique furniture.
Ruth was preceded in death by her son, Peter Askins. Survivors include her husband of 67 years, C. Eugene Askins of Homosassa, Florida; son, Scott Askins of St. Petersburg, Florida; daughter-in-law Kathi Askins, Farmington Hills, Michigan and grandchildren Bryan Askins of Baltimore, Maryland and Taylor Noelle Askins of Kalamazoo, Michigan.
A Memorial Service of Remembrance will take place at Faith Lutheran Church, 935 S. Crystal Glen Drive, Lecanto, Florida 34461 on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. Private inurnment will take place at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Florida. Arrangements entrusted to Wilder Funeral Home. Homosassa, FL. www.wilderfuneral.com.
Published in Citrus County Chronicle on Jan. 8, 2016
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