Ruth Anne (Rickus) Lindeman

Born: Wed., Oct. 27, 1943
Died: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Thu., Mar. 01, 2018
Location: Cleveland Rd. Location

Memorial Service

7:00 PM Thu., Mar. 01, 2018
Location: Cleveland Rd. Location

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Ruth A. Lindeman

Oct. 27, 1943 - Feb. 24, 2018

SOUTH BEND - Ruth Anne Lindeman, 74, of South Bend passed away peacefully Saturday, February 24. Ruth was born October 27, 1943 in Bell, CA to Ruth (Reidenbach) and Melbourne Rickus, and lived in South Bend most of her life. She is survived by Jim Lindeman, her beloved husband of 53 years; and was loving mother to Jill (Jerry) Fussell, Sarah (Wolfgang) Wilke, Rachel (Stephen) Ernst, and Mark (Anjanette) Lindeman; proud grandmother of eleven; dear sister of Rev. Robert (Kathi) Rickus; and sister-in-law of Emily Rickus. She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Rev. Richard Rickus.

Ruth dedicated her life to the raising and well-being of her family. She was an avid gardener and deeply enjoyed surrounding herself in nature.

A Memorial Service celebrating Ruth's life will be held at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, March 1 in the Welsheimer Family Funeral Home North, 17033 Cleveland Rd. The family will receive friends in the funeral home on Thursday from 5:00 p.m. until the time of the service. There will be no viewing.

Memorial contributions may be made to Healthwin Specialized Care Facility, 20531 Darden Rd., South Bend, IN 46637; or Beacon Health Foundation, 615 N. Main St., South Bend, IN. 

Charitable donations may be made in Ruth's memory to the following organization:

Healthwin Specialized Care Facility
20530 Darden Rd., South Bend, IN 46637

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