Ruth A. Gollnick, age 84, of Plover, WI, formerly of Amherst, WI, passed away on Monday, March 4th, 2013 at Ministry Saint Michael’s Hospital in Stevens Point, WI.
She was born in Chicago, IL on April 13, 1928, a daughter of the late Fred and Ernestine (Gadow) Fox. Ruth married Norman K. Gollnick on September 4, 1954 in Wisconsin Rapids. He preceded her in death on March 18, 2012. Ruth was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Amherst.
Survivors include her brothers, Fred (Audrey) Fox, Brooklyn Park, MN; and Donald (Carol) Fox, Bloomington, IL. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Ernestine Fox and her husband, Norman.
Funeral Services will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Amherst at 1 PM on Friday, March 8th, 2013, with Reverend John Schmidt, officiating. Interment will be held at Bickel Cemetery, Town of Amherst, Portage Co., WI. Visitation will be held on Friday, from 12:00 (noon) until the time of the service at the church. The Jungers-Holly Funeral Home of Amherst is assisting the family with arrangements.