Ruth-Esther Kuhn-Okol, age 51, of Oak Park, IL, met her Saviour on March 11th, 2014. The daughter of David and Ruth Kuhn, she was born September 1st, 1962, in Amsterdam, NY. She was a graduate of Johnstown High School, Houghton College and University of Rochester School of Nursing, NY. She will be remembered as a remarkably compassionate and skilled nurse by patients and colleagues at the University of Chicago. Ruth and John Okol were married on December 3rd, 1983. She had an unwavering faith in her creator and now rests in His hands. Ruth will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her husband, John Okol; daughter, Rachel Okol of Oak Park, IL; sister, Beverly Bowman of Mercer, PA; nieces, Joy Williams and Miriam Wilcox of Canton, PA; and nephew, David Stiltner of Boston, MA; and seven great-nieces.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 28th, 2014, 10:30 a.m., at the 19th Century Club in Oak Park, IL.