News Death Notice

MARKUS, Ruth 88, acclaimed artist, mother and wife, passed away peacefully on Dec. 6th at First Community Village in Columbus, Ohio. Ruth was born in Prague, Czechoslovakia, to Olga Lebenhart, a homemaker, and her husband Jakub, A celebration of Ruth's life and work will be held on her birthday, Feb. 21st, at Sherrie Gallerie, 694 North High Street, 614-221-8580. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be sent in Ruth's name to The Humane Society of Madison County, PO Box 777, West Jefferson, OH 43162. The family was served by the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main St, London. Online condolences for the family may be sent to www.eberlefisherfuneralhome .com

Published in Springfield News-Sun on Dec. 11, 2012