Ruth Agnes Deckert

Ruth Agnes Deckert, 87, of Columbus, died Saturday, March 9, 2019, at the Edgewood Vista in Columbus. Ruth is survived by daughters: Janice (Lyle) Prosterman of Omaha and Nancy Deckert of Columbus; son Dan Deckert of Columbus; grandchildren: Lisa (Jon) Martin of Lincoln; Audry (Zach) Kalisch and Megan (Justin) Widmer, all of Omaha, Amanda (Dylan) Mason of Lincoln, Shawn Deckert and Matthew Deckert, both of Columbus; great grandchildren: Eli and Lewis Kalisch, Lydia and Adalyn Widmer, all of Omaha, and a special friend Karen Baker of Columbus.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Mathilde Mikelson, husband Archie Deckert in 2001; brother Bernard (Mildred) Mikelson; sister Evelyn (Harold) Shuler and nephew Ralph Shuler.
The funeral service will be Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church with Pastor Brandon Foster officiating. Interment will be in the Columbus Cemetery.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, March 13 from 4-8 p.m. at the Gass Haney Funeral Home and on Thursday from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the church with a family prayer service at 10:15 a.m.
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