NELDA "RUTH" CADE
1931 - 2021
BORN
1931
DIED
2021
FUNERAL HOME
Porter Loring Mortuary McCullough
1101 McCullough Ave.
San Antonio, TX

Lt. Colonel Nelda Ruth Cade, USA, retired died December 1, 2021. Ruth was born, March 27, 1931, and was preceded in death by her parents Winnie (Gaston) and Alfred Cade. She was survived by an admiring extended family and her long-time friend and traveling companion Colonel Charlotte Elizabeth Phillips, USA, retired. Charlotte died December 6, 2021. A joint liturgy of the dead will be held at St David's Episcopal Church, 1300 Wiltshire, San Antonio, Texas on Thursday, January 13 at 10:30am. Immediately following a reception at the church Ruth's burial with full military honors will be at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Texas.

Burial for Charlotte will be at Evergreen Cemetery in Cornwall, Vermont at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. David's Episcopal Church Camp Scholarship fund or to SA Pets Alive (sanantoniopetsalive.org), The service at Saint David's will be available on FacebookLive.

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Published by Express-News on Jan. 9, 2022.
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13
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10:30a.m.
St David's Episcopal Church
1300 Wiltshire, San Antonio, TX
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Our family will miss both of them greatly. It should not be a surprise that these two great ladies would want to be together in life and in passing from it. They will be missed but it is with a glad heart that they are together again.
Finis and Dawn Allen
January 12, 2022
May she know the peace of God's blessing, and my deepest sympathy to those who knew her and were her friends. She will be fondly remembered. Betty Heberer Ludwig - Class mate from Elementary through High School.
Betty Heberer Ludwig
January 11, 2022
With deepest sorrow to see both beautiful beings gone, but they will forever be in our hearts. - The Nguyen´s
Amanda Nguyen
Family
January 9, 2022
TWO DEAR FRIENDS, GOING OFF TO EXPLORE NEW PLACES, TOGETHER. SORRY TO SEE THEM LEAVE, BUT SO HAPPY FOR THEIR JOURNEY TOGETHER. WHAT ARE WE, WITHOUT OUR BEST FRIENDS....
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January 9, 2022
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