Ruth Ann Williams, 79
Sept, 17, 1936 — July 31, 2016

Ruth Ann Williams, 79, passed away Sunday, July 31, 2016, at The Samaritan Health Center. Ruth was born on Sept. 17, 1936, in Victor, Iowa, to George and Dassie (nee Sims) Maschmann. She graduated from Victor High School in the class of 1955. On May 20, 1967, she married Bonnie E. Williams Jr. in Milwaukee.

Ruth is survived by her son, Steven Williams; her brother, Ed (Janet) Maschmann; two nieces, Marilyn (Kurt) Meyers and Laurie (Terry) Collingwood; and other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bonnie; and daughter, Ann Louise Williams.

Ruth enjoyed watching “Wheel of Fortune” and “The Price is Right,” attending church while she still was able to and she especially loved baking. She was a member of St. Andrew Church and the church quilting group.

A memorial service for Ruth will be held at noon Friday, Aug. 5, at St. Andrew Lutheran Church (7750 N. Highway 144, West Bend) with The Rev. Robert A. Korytkowski officiating. Visitation will be held Friday at the church from 10 a.m. until time of service at noon. Final place of rest will be at St. Mary Cemetery in Port Washington. Memorials to The American Diabetes Association or the Kidney Foundation are appreciated.

The family would like to thank the staff at Samaritan Health Care Center, all the doctors who treated Ruth and the staff at Dialysis for all the loving and tender care they provided.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or