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Ruth I. Peaslee

August 4, 2022 September 9, 2014
Ruth I. Peaslee
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Ruth I. Peaslee, age 92, born and raised in Oak Park, died September 9, 2014 at Beacon Hill, Lombard, IL. Sister of the late Don (Betty) Peaslee, aunt of Susan (Mark) Marotta, Andrew Peaslee, Katharine (Bob) Tyler, Diana (David) Long, Kristin (Arien) Barr-Malec and ten great nieces and nephews. Ruth had a Bachelor's Degree from Berea College and a Master's Degree from Carnegie-Mellon in Library Science and spent her working career as a Children's Librarian with Seattle King County WA Library, Indianapolis/Marion County Library, and as Head Children's Librarian at the Oak Park Library retiring in 1987. Ruth was a member First United Church of Oak Park, Nineteenth Century Club, and the Earnest Hemingway Foundation. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, October 25 at First United Church of Oak Park, 848 Lake St., Oak Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials to First United Church of Oak Park are appreciated


Saturday, October 25 3 p.m.

First United Church of Oak Park 848 Lake St., Oak Park

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