Ruth A. Cahill
Aug. 5, 1917-Sept. 8, 2013
Born August 5, 1917. Predeceased by her loving husbands John R. Schroth and F. Everett Cahill; mother of Mary Alice Schroth and Thomas John Schroth; stepmother of Sheila Cahill Pritchett (Charles) and Brian Cahill (Donna); nine grandchildren, Hunter, T.J., Samantha, Mitchell, Ellen, John, Edward (Mark), LeAnn, Danielle; four great-grandchildren, Kristine, Kaitlin, Maggie and Ethan.
Graduate of St. Rose Academy and San Francisco College for Women, Lone Mountain; Past President of Little Children's Aid of Catholic Charities of San Francisco; Past President of St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary and active volunteer at St. Mary's Hospital for 30 years; Charter member of the Auxiliary of St. Anne's Home, Little Sisters of the Poor.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Nazareth House, 245 Nova Albion Way, San Rafael, CA, on Saturday, September 14, at 11:00 am; reception to follow at Nazareth House. Memorial gifts may be made to Holy Family Day Home, 299 Dolores Street, SF,CA. 94103 (holyfamilydayhome.org) or Catholic Charities CYO, 180 Howard St., SF, CA 94105. Ruth's family is so grateful to the Sisters and staff of Nazareth House and the staff at Hospice by the Bay for their warm and loving care.