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Ruthann Spear


Ruthann Spear, 76, of Hammond, IL, passed away at 3:58 p.m., Sunday, December 13, 2020 at the Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, IL

Private family services will be held. Burial will be in the Lake Fork Cemetery, rural Atwood, IL. Hilligoss Shrader Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Ruthann was born on June 22, 1944 in Urbana, IL, the daughter of Albert M. and Dora Fae Jones Wright. She married Jim L. Spear on December 8, 1990 in Tuscola, IL. He survives.

Also surviving are her daughter: Sheila Conner and her children: Marissa (Blake Rawitt) VonLanken, Brandon (Savannah) VonLanken and Linsey Robinson, son: Tim (Karen Hanner) Conner and their children: Tim M. Conner and Logan Conner, Brittany (John) Harshbarger and their children: Kenleigh Harshbarger and Hudson Harshbarger, Regan Stoltey and Nick Stoltey, son: Steve (Gloria) Spear and their children: Devyn Spear and her son: Chance Cox, Isabel Spear and Parker Spear, daughter: Patience (Scotty) Hayes and her daughter: Alyssa Helmuth.

She was preceded in death by her parents and granddaughter: Shalynn Conner.

Memorials are suggested to the American Diabetes Association.

Ruthann was a homemaker and member of the Faith Restoration Fellowship.

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