Lenore G. Ruhland (nee Maslowski), age 87, of Channahon, Ill. passed away Friday, January 31, 2014 at Tabor Hills Nursing Home in Naperville. Born April 4, 1926 in Ripon, Wis. to Frank and Gertrude Maslowski, she was a long time Joliet/Channahon resident. Attended Osborn Country School, and graduated from Ripon High School. She worked for several years as an office clerk. She married Alfons Ruhland on January 12, 1952, and traveled with him in his job in construction to Kentucky and Tennessee before moving to Joliet in 1958. She enjoyed playing bingo, sewing and quilting, and loved traveling through the years, especially winters in Florida.
Preceded in death by her husband and parents.
Survived by her son, James (Suzanne) Ruhland of Naperville, Ill. and grandchildren, Brigette Rachel Ruhland and Brittany Roxanne Ruhland both of Naperville and son, Jerome Ruhland of Colorado Springs, Colo.
Funeral Services for Lenore G. Ruhland will be Monday, Feb. 3, at St. Ann Catholic Church, 24500 S. Navajo Drive, Channahon for Mass at 11 a.m. Entombment Resurrection Mausoleum. Memorials in her memory to St. Ann Catholic Church or the charity of donor’s choice would be appreciated. Visitation at the church Monday morning 9 a.m. until time of Mass at 11 a.m.
For information: Fred C. Dames Funeral Home, Joliet, IL 815-741-5500 or www.fredcdames.com.