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Ruth A. Hanisch, 98

Oct 30, 2018

Ruth A. Hanisch

Pine Island – Ruth Agnes Hanisch, age 98, of Pine Island, formerly of Blue Earth, died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, at St Mary’s Hospital in Rochester

Memorial visitation will be held 5-7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at Patton Funeral Home, 400 E. 14th Street, in Blue Earth. Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com

She was born May 31, 1920, at Omaha, Nebraska, the daughter of John and Emma (Sundstrom) Larson. She went to the University of Nebraska, Omaha from 1938-1941. On April 23, 1943 she married Dr. Edward Carl Hanisch Jr.

Ruth is survived by her son, Russell Hanisch, of St. Cloud; grandchildren, Malaya Hanisch, Jason (Sarah) Willette, Eric (Alicia) Willette and three great-grandchildren, Zayden, Jaycee and Vaida Willette; son-in-law, Stephen Willette, of Blue Earth.

Ruth is preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Edward Carl Hanisch Jr.; daughter, Paula Willette; parents, four sisters, and two brothers.