Ruth M. Spinner, 80 of Taylorville passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 4:48 p.m. at Heritage Health Care Center Hospice in Springfield, IL. She was born on December 18, 1938 in Taylorville, IL the daughter of Mike and Dorothy (Krouse) Banko. She married Paul Larry Spinner on May 18, 1957 in Taylorville. Ruth worked for years at St. Vincent Memorial Hospital. She later worked in the cafeteria at the Taylorville Schools and Taylorville Care Center and she was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Ruth passed away surrounded by her loving family. She will be greatly missed by her family along with her squirrels and birds that she loved to feed.

Surviving are her son: Larry (Mona) Spinner of Moncks Corner, S.C; Grandchildren: Savannah (Seth) Clark and Alexandria Vancea.; Sisters: Emma Cowgill of Troy, IL; Janet (Alvin) Mizeur of Owaneco, IL; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins, Brothers-in-law and Sisters-in-law. She was preceded in death by her Parents, husband, Daughter: Susan Spinner, Granddaughter: Rachel Spinner and Sister: Rose Kocurek,

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Taylorville. Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, May 1 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Msgr David Lantz officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville, IL.

Memorials may be made to the St. Mary’s Catholic Church 108 W. Adams Taylorville, IL 62568


Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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