Obituaries

Ruth A. Hase 1917 - 2009 Overbrook

A funeral service for Ruth A. Hase, 92, Burlingame, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Grace Community Church in Overbrook. Burial will be in Overbrook Cemetery.
Mrs. Hase, formerly of Overbrook and Carbondale, died Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009, at a Topeka hospital.
She was born March 4, 1917, at Bismarck, N.D., the daughter of Cloy and Susie Gibbs Rishel. She moved to Kansas at 1 year of age.
She was a graduate of Strickler’s Business College, Topeka, and retired from the Kansas Department of Revenue in 1978. She was a seamstress and quilter.
She married Laurence W. Hase on Sept. 16, 1939, in Lawrence. He preceded her in death on Nov. 22, 1982.
Survivors include three daughters, Lauretha Rowe, Scranton, Sharon Vesecky, Baldwin City, and Vickie Hase, Sarasota, Fla.; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday at Carey Funeral Home in Burlingame. The family will meet friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Grace Community Church in Overbrook.
The family suggests memorials to the Topeka Cancer Center or the Kansas University Cancer Center, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 196, Burlingame, KS 66413.