Ruth A. Fangman, nee Biros, beloved wife of Thomas J. Fangman, Ph.D. for 39 years; loving mother of Catherine (Joel) Johnson and Michael Fangman; dear grandmother of Megan, Jay and Amy; devoted sister of Irene Popson of Albia, IA and the late Agnes Bertogli and George Biros. Ruth was a retired educator who taught at South Suburban College. She enjoyed bridge playing, bowling and was avid golfer with the Par-Tee Ladies Golf League and the Silver Lakes Swingers. Visitation Friday 3 to 9 p.m. at the Brady-Gill Funeral Home, 16600 S. Oak Park Ave., Tinley Park. Family and friends will gather at Christ the King Church, 9235 S. Hamilton Ave., Chicago, IL 60643 on Saturday morning for visitation 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Memorials to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Illinois Chapter, 651 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60611-2237 are most appreciated. Info: Heeney-Laughlin Funeral Directors 708-636-5500.
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Published by Chicago Tribune on Aug. 4, 2010.