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Tuesday, Mar. 19, 2019
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2111 1st St. A
Moline, IL 61265
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Tuesday, Mar. 19, 2019
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Moline, IL 61265
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Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2019
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Christ the King Church
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Ruth Morford


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Ruth Morford

August 23, 1926-March 16, 2019

EAST MOLINE-Ruth M. Morford, 92, of East Moline, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10am Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at Christ the King Church, Moline. Visitation will be 4 -6pm Tuesday at Rafferty Funeral Home, 2111-1st St A, Moline with a rosary at 3:30pm. Burial will be at St. Mary's Cemetery, East Moline. Memorials can be made to the church or Juvenile Diabetes Association.

Ruth was born August 23, 1926 in East Moline, the daughter of Arthur and Molly (Boehmer) Anderson. She married Joseph "Frank" Morford on February 1, 1947 at Sacred Heart Church, Moline. He preceded her in death on April 10, 1968.

Ruth was a member of Christ the King Church and was an avid bridge player and enjoyed knitting.

Survivors include her children, Barbara (Art) Kitzman, Bettendorf, Mary Bull, Milan, Mike Morford (Kathy Kaschke), East Moline, Beth Morford, Phoenix, AZ, Anne (Paul) Carton, Moline, Molly (Kent) Depoorter, Beavercreek, OH and Tom (Tammy) Morford, El Mirage, AZ; grandchildren, Jeffrey and Joseph Katz, Michaela Huggins, Anthony Morford, Mike, Jon and Kevin Carton, Kate Russell, Ben and Ashley Depoorter, Kristy DeGraaf, Mallory Carpenter and Alicia Shufelt and 21 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her brother, Richard Anderson.

Condolences may be left at www.RaffertyFunerals.com

Published in Quad-City Times from Mar. 17 to Mar. 18, 2019
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