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Ruth Bartel

Ruth A. Bartel, 80, of Hillsboro, died June 8 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro.

Born Feb. 21, 1930, in Newton, to Albert F. and Anna (Penner) Bartel, she was employed by Emprise Bank as head teller.

She was a member of Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church.

A brother, Eldon Bartel, and a sister, Margie Reimer, preceded her in death.

Survivors include two brothers, Vernon and Larry of Hillsboro; and a sister, Eunice Nachtigall of Aurora, Neb.

Services are at 11 a.m. today at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church with the Rev. Dave Plett officiating.

Burial preceded services at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Cemetery.

A memorial fund has been established with the church and Parkside Homes.

Last modified June 16, 2010