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Ruth H. Donath, 87, of Storm Lake,
Iowa, formerly of Lincoln, died Sunday, May 10, 2009, at 8:40 p.m.
at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake.
Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Thursday at Peasley
Funeral Home in Lincoln. A rosary service at 4:45
p.m. will precede the visitation.
A Mass of
Christian burial for Mrs. Donath will be at 10 a.m.
Friday at Holy Family Catholic Church, with the Rev.
John Huy Pham officiating.
Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery.
She was born Jan. 24, 1922, in Lincoln to George
H. and Alice Irene Jones. She married Benjamin C. Donath
on July 6, 1942, in Lincoln. He preceded her in
death on Jan. 3, 2001.
She is survived by her children, Karen Donath of
Normal, Michael (and Martha) Donath of Lincoln and
Benjamin (and Tina) Donath of Storm Lake, Iowa; and
one granddaughter, Alexis Donath of St. Paul, Minn.
Mrs. Donath was a member of Holy Family Catholic
She graduated from Lincoln High School.
Memorials may be made to any charity of the
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