Anne Marie Ruddick, 89, of Grandview died Saturday, June 26, 2004, at Hillcrest Manor in Sunnyside.

She was born June 14, 1915 in Mina, S.D., the daughter of Martha (Dosch) and Wendelin Kessler.

She spent her early years and received her education at Ipswich, S.D.

On Dec. 8, 1943 she married Clyde Ruddick in Kansas City, Mo.

Following their marriage they moved to Los Angeles, Calif. before moving to Grandview in 1946.

She continued to make her home in Grandview until the time of her death.

She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Smasne of Grandview; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Clyde, in 1983; four brothers; and two sisters.

A Rosary will be recited Tuesday, June 29, 2004, at 6 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home, Grandview. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, June 30, 2004, at 10 a.m. at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, Grandview, with burial to follow at Grandview Cemetery, under the direction of Smith Funeral Home, Grandview.


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