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Ruth E. Knipp

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Ruth Knipp

Ruth E. Knipp, nee Weil, 94, of New Baden, IL, born September 10, 1923, in Shiloh Valley Twp., IL, died Monday, July 9, 2018, at Memorial Hospital East in Shiloh, IL.

Ruth was a beautician and homemaker.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Clara, nee Perschbacher, Weil Sr.; her husband, Lester H. Knipp, whom she married in Mascoutah, IL, on May 27, 1945, who died May 3, 2001; her siblings, Elsie (John) Hock, Everett "Bud" (Loretta) Weil, Russell Weil, Irene French Underwood, Oscar (Martha) Weil Jr., Harold (Shirley) Weil and Alice Radford.

She is survived by a brother, Floyd (Joan) Weil of Trenton, IL; a sister, Bernetta Radford of Cahokia, IL; a sister-in-law, Rose Weil of Granite City, IL; and many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers memorials are requested to Zion Lutheran Church or donor's choice. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting mollfuneralhome.com.

Visitation: Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Moll Funeral Home in Mascoutah, IL, and from 9 to 10 a.m. on Friday, July 13, 2018, at Zion Lutheran Church in Mascoutah, IL.

Services: A funeral service will be held 10 a.m. on Friday, July 13, 2018, at Zion Lutheran Church with Pastor Kirk M. Clayton officiating. Burial will follow in Mascoutah City Cemetery.

Published in Belleville News-Democrat on July 11, 2018
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