Ruth Marie Young

March 8, 1958 - Dec. 25, 2017

Ruth Marie Young, 59, of Gatesville, passed away December 25, 2017. The family will receive visitors Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Pecan Grove Funeral Home, 3124 Robinson Dr., Waco from 6-8 pm. There will be a private family service at a later date.

She was preceded in death by her parents, EJ and Nina Ruth Whitlow; and brother-in-law, Mack Lee.

Ruth is survived by her sons, Keith Schroeder, and Mark Schroeder and wife Chelsea; granddaughter, Owyn Schroeder; sisters, Marsha Lee and Margaret Gauntt; and niece, Shaunna Johnson and husband Tim.

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Keith and Mark, I was so saddened to hear about the passing of your mom. I worked with Ruth at First Federal and played softball with her. My prayers are for you and your family. May her memory be eternal. Love, Velinda Moody

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