Ruth L. Campbell
SANDWICH, IL - Ruth L. Campbell, 87, formerly of Springfield, Ill., passed away on Sunday, May 4, 2014, at the Sandwich Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Sandwich, Ill. She was born on Aug. 28, 1926, in Springfield, Ill., the daughter of James and Lucille (Fernandez) Foster.
Ruth was united in marriage on Jan. 3, 1947, to Mr. Donald Campbell and they spent 43 happy years together until his passing on Dec. 18, 1990. Mrs. Campbell enjoyed many hobbies, including playing bingo, doing craft projects, and sewing for her family and friends. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, and aunt who will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
Ruth is survived by her daughters, Charlotte Haynes of Bristol, Ill., and Judy Testin of Sandwich, Ill.; six grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Donald Campbell; her twin children, Jay and Joy Campbell, in infancy; her sister, Betty Canaday; and her son-in-law, David Testin.
A Graveside Service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, in the Roselawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Springfield, Ill.
Friends may visit from 12:30 PM until 1:30 PM on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at the Bisch & Son Funeral Home, 505 East Allen in Springfield, IL.
Arrangements by Nelson Funeral Homes & Crematory, www.NelsonFuneralHomes.com or (815) 786-6461