Ruby Eleanor Kittle, 84, of Wayne City, IL passed away Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon, IL.
Ruby was born April 21, 1937 in Rankin, IL the daughter of Marshall & Zelma Brown. On January 28, 1956 she married Robert “Bob” Kittle, who survives.
Ruby was a homemaker, who enjoyed reading, camping, babysitting her grandkids, and spending time with her family. She was a member of the Turning Point Church in McLeansboro, IL and was the former church Treasurer. She was also the manager of the food pantry program at Turning Point Church.
Ruby is survived by her husband Robert “Bob” Kittle of Wayne City, 4 daughters: Roberta Harwell of Wayne City, Ruth (William) Stewart of Wayne City, Rita (Randall) Ash of Fairfield, IL and Rhonda Stewart of Wayne City; a son Ronnie Kittle of Mt. Vernon, IL; 13 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, and 3 great-great grandchildren with one on the way. She is also survived by 2 sisters-in-law: Lola Brown of Fairfield, IL and Sue Brown of McLeansboro, IL and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by both parents, 2 brothers: Cecil Brown and Gene Brown, a sister Wanda Hutchison, and a granddaughter Christina Harwell.
Funeral services for Ruby Eleanor Kittle will be held at 1 pm on Saturday, November 20, 2021 at the Archie L. Sanders Memorial Chapel in Wayne City, IL with Leo Hall officiating. Visitation will be held from 11 am until the time of service at 1 pm on Saturday. Burial will take place at Thomason Cemetery. Richardson Funeral Home in Wayne City, IL is in charge of arrangements. Condolences and expressions of sympathy may be made at www.richardsonfuneralservices.com