Barbara J. Ramthun
Barbara J. Ramthun, age 59, of Rockford Township, died suddenly Sunday, Aug. 19, 2007 at her home, surrounded by her family.
She was born May 3, 1948.
Barb was a member of the Montrose Lion’s Club and Trinity Ladies Aid.
She was preceded in death by her father, James Kreitlow; brother, Steven Kreitlow; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Henry and Gladys Ramthun; brother-in-law, Woodrow Lange; and numerous aunts and uncles.
Barb is survived by her loving husband of over 40 years, Gerald “Whitey;” son Jason; daughters, Sheila (John) Aydt, and Kristina (Randy Adickes) Ramthun; grandchildren, Ariel and Lance Aydt; mother and stepfather, Helen (Robert) Fashant; two brothers; three sisters; nieces, nephews; and many other relatives and friends.
The funeral service took place Friday, Aug. 24 at 11 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Montrose. Interment was at Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery on Crawford Lake.
Visitation was Thursday, Aug. 23 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the church, with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m., and continued Friday for one hour prior to the funeral service.
The Peterson Chapel Buffalo Funeral Home served the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to The Lion’s Eye Bank.