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Ruth J. Pflueger
(04-02-1931 - 11-14-2017)

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 Ruth (Fillmore) Pflueger, 86, of Huntley, formerly of Elgin, passed away on November 14, 2017. She was born on April 2, 1931 in Elgin, IL the daughter of Millard and Mildred (Nelson) Fillmore. Ruth had managed the Coffee Shop at Sherman Hospital for 25 years prior to her retirement. Ruth had touched the hearts of many, and will be deeply missed.

She was a life member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church of Elgin.

Survivors include her two children: Craig (Peggy) Pflueger Sr. of Elgin and Patty (John) Blakely of Huntley, IL; six grandchildren: Craig Jr. (Jennifer), Christy, Nichole (Jacob), Theo (Rita), Richard and Ryan (Dana); along with nine great grandchildren; her siblings: Delores Cooper, Marilyn O’Brien, Lois McDonough and Kenneth (Terri) Reinking, and many nieces, nephews and family.

She was preceded in death by her husband: Herbert Pflueger in 2003; her son: Gary Pflueger in 2014; her parents: Millard Fillmore and Mildred Reinking; and four siblings.

Visitation will be held on Friday, November 17, 2017 from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 357 Division St., Elgin with the funeral service at 1:00 PM, with Rev. Jeff Mikyska Burial will follow at Bluff City Cemetery. Laird Funeral Home, Elgin is in care of arrangements. For information, 847-741-8800 or www.lairdfamilyfuneralservices.com

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