Ruth Marie Pense, 84, passed away 9:55 AM March 25th, 2021 surrounded by loved ones. Ruth was born in East Saint Louis IL December 31st, 1936.
Ruth loved her family dearly, and found much pride and enjoyment in her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, Opal Marie and Glen Smith; Husband, Doman Pense; Sister Anna Edens; Beloved granddaughter, Sami Bullard; nephew, Roger Pense.
Surviving children, Sandy Askew & Richard Askew, Debra Wilson & Kevin Wilson, Terri Bullard & Bruce Bullard, Michael Pense & Nina Pense; grandchildren, Shariann Wolfe & Shannon Wolfe, Kevin (Bubba) Wilson Jr. & Amanda Wilson, Travis Wilson & Meridith Wilson, Benjamin Wilson, Daniel Wilson & Stephanie Wilson, Emily Bullard, Victoria King & Charlie King, Austin Pense, Michaela Pense; great grandchildren, Shelby Wolfe, Symon Wolfe, Sydney Wolfe, Sara Wolfe, Abigail Wilson, Makenzi Sashidharan & Isaiah Sashidharan, Morgan Wilson, Jordan Wilson, TJ Wilson, Tyler Wilson, Kevin Wilson III, Benji Wilson Jr, Micah Wilson, Titus Wilson, Judah Wilson, George Wilson, Mason Wilson, Carson Wilson, DJ Wilson, Sofie Bullard, Mayci King, Hayden King, Harper King, Hadli; nephews and nieces, David (Debra) Edens, Jaimi (Kevin) Van Leer, Jason (Beth) Pense; and brother-in-law John (Linda) Pense.
Memorial donations may be made to: Hospice of Southern Illinois Address: 305 S Illinois St, Belleville, IL 62220 Phone: (618) 235-1703
Visitation was Saturday 03-27-2021 9 am to 11 am at Lake View Funeral Home
Private graveside services followed at Lake View Memorial Gardens 5000 N Illinois St, Fairview Heights, IL 62208.
Lake View Memorial Gardens was in charge of the arrangements.