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Obituary for Ruth Reich (Lagerholm)

Ruth Reich (Lagerholm)
Ruth Lagerholm Reich passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, June 1, 2017.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband of 68 years, Louis; her daughter, Sue Holland and husband, Scott; her son, Steve Reich and wife, Michelle; six granddaughters, Erin Shmalo, Katie Imel (Richard), LeeAnn Linkenhoker (Eric), Kelly Woo (Joe), Jennifer Via, and Molly Holland (Neil); six great grandchildren, Brandon and Emily Shmalo, Andrew and Addison Imel, and Abel and Ruth Woo; sister-in-laws, Doris Richardson and Edna Lagerholm; and many nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be conducted at 10 A.M. on Monday, June 5, 2017 at Sherwood Memorial Park in Salem with Rev. Robert Ward officiating.

The family will receive friends Sunday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. evening at John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home, Salem.

Arrangements by John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home, Salem.
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