Ruth Elaine Tomko

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Ruth Elaine Tomko, of Montgomery Texas passed away peacefully April 24, 2017 in Conroe, Texas.

Ruth was born on January 11, 1941 in Chicago, IL. She was married and survived by Edward Tomko, her beloved husband of 53 years, as well as her daughters Christine Jonas (Jason) and Karen Poynter (Brandon). The true joys of her life were her precious grandchildren: Julia and Katlyn Jonas and Blaine, Alec and Kasey Poynter. She is the daughter to the late Arthur and Julia Doyle. She was the sister to the late Wayne Doyle, Teresa Obrien and Anne Marie Croncrite. She is survived by her sister Barbara Shanahan (William). Ruth is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews as well as great nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on April 26th from 6-8:00 p.m. at Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home in Montgomery Texas.

Rite of Christian Burial will take place at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Plantersville, TX with a funeral Mass on April 27th @ 10:00 a.m. and interment following at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery.

The family wishes to thank the ICU nurses at Conroe Regional Medical Center as well as Cornerstone Rehabilitation Center for the loving care they gave Ruth the past 2 months. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the .

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Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home of Montgomery
20850 Eva St.
Montgomery, TX 77356
(936) 597-7300
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Published on from Apr. 24 to May 8, 2017