WOODSTOCK – Ruth Jean Gonzalez, 78, of Woodstock died Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at her home in Woodstock.
She was born in Chicago on July 16, 1935, to Rossman and Florence Kees. She married Anthony Gonzalez on June 26, 1982, in McHenry.
She came from California and has been a resident in McHenry County for more than 40 years. For 20 years, she was a dedicated employee at Serve-All in Crystal Lake.
She was a member of the Lions Club in Fox Lake. She loved to be with her large extended family and they loved to be with her.
She is survived by her husband, Anthony; a daughter, Karen (Don) Beyer; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild on the way; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Cheryl; a son, Robert; and two brothers, Paul and Harold.
The visitation will start at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 23, until the 11 a.m. funeral service at the Schneider-Leucht-Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home, 1211 N. Seminary Ave., Woodstock. Burial will be in McHenry County Memorial Park.
For information, call the funeral home at 815-338-1710.