Ruth Manning nee Olson, age 98, of Carol Stream, formerly of Lombard

Ruth Manning nee Olson, age 98, of Carol Stream, formerly of Lombard, went to be with our Lord Jesus Christ on Tuesday, September 22, 2020.

A Family Graveside Service was held at Forest Home Cemetery on September 24, 2020.

Ruth was the beloved wife of the late Arne Manning; loving mother of Paul (Karen) Manning, Timothy (Karin) Manning and the late Phyllis Coleman; dear grandmother of Jeffrey (Theresa) Smith, Jason (Katrina) Manning, Joel (Stephanie) Manning, Rachel (Adam) Braun, Anna (Zachary) Ashton, Emma Manning, Oscar (Annalyssa) Manning, Arlyn, Annika Manning, Eleanor Manning, fond great-grandmother of 22.

Ruth was born in Chicago and graduated from Chicago Teachers College. She was formerly a resident of Lombard and lived on West Road.

Ruth was a Chicago Public School kindergarten teacher for 35 years at Leslie Lewis School. She was a longtime member of Austin Covenant Church and then Villa Park Covenant Church, where she was a soloist and sang in the choir.

Her family has enjoyed and benefited from her constant love and prayers through the years.

Memorials can be made to the Evangelical Alliance Mission (for the account of Tim and Lynn Anderson) www.team.org;  Christian Missions in Many Lands ( for the account of Michael and Elaine Dubberly) www.cmml.us; or Hope Bible Mission (for the account of Dan and Laurie Anderson) www.hopebiblemission.org;

Arrangements made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St, Lombard. For more information 888-629-0094.

View Original NoticeRuth Manning nee Olson, age 98, of Carol Stream, formerly of Lombard