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Ruth Broederdorf
(09-03-1926 - 01-21-2010)

Ruth Broederdorf, 83, of Algonquin, IL passed away on January 21, 2010 at a Hospice
Care Unit, in Woodstock, IL. She was born on September 3, 1926 in East Dundee, IL the
daughter of Clarence and Ella (Reinholtz) Ehlert.
Ruth graduated from Dundee High School in 1944. She had worked as a secretary in the
area for many years prior to her retirement. She enjoyed volunteering with the Friends of
the Algonquin Library.
She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Algonquin and the Ladies ofSt.
John’s and an avid volunteer at the St. John's Lutheran School Library, and the Mission
Resale Shop.
Survivors include her three children: Barry of Algonquin, IL; Doug (Jane) of Algonquin,
IL; and Cristi (Tom) Mohney of Huntley, IL.
Eight Grandchildren: Jill, Jenna,(Josh), Ashley, Brett (Lesley), Brittany, Blake, Mike
(Karen), and Andrew. Also three great grand daughters.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Arthur D. Broederdorf, in 2007,
whom she married on September 18,1948, also her brother, Robert Ehlert.
Funeral services will be held on Monday January 25, 2010 at 11:00 A.M. at St. John's
Lutheran Church, Algonquin, IL with Rev. William Stroup officiating. Burial will follow
at the Dundee Twp. East Cemetery, East Dundee, IL. Visitation will be on Sunday from
2-6:00 P.M. at the Wait Ross Allanson Funeral & Cremation Services Algonquin Chapel,
and on Monday at the church from 10: 15 A.M. until the time of services. Memorials may
be made to the Hospice of Northeastern IL or St. John's Growing to Serve Fund.

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