Ruth Eisiminger, 98, of Hutchinson, died May 13, 2019, at Pleasant Hills, Hutchinson. She was born September 27, 1920, to Simon Leslie and Fannie (Perry) Cooper in Nickerson. Ruth graduated from Reno County (Nickerson) High School in 1938.
On November 27, 1939, she married Floyd H. Eisiminger, in Kingman. They shared over 59 years of marriage before his death on March 12, 1999.
They had two children, Patricia and Ernestine, and raised them both on their family farm in rural Partridge, where Ruth was a homemaker, and cook at Partridge Grade School for 17 years. She was a member of the Partridge Community Church.
Ruth is survived by: daughters, Patricia White, Loraine, TX, and Ernestine (Kenny) Sivils, Partridge; granddaughter, Valerie (Virgil) Pruitt; grandson, Tracy (Karen) Sivils; granddaughter, Tawnya (Doug) Harner; grandson, Mark Segraves; great-grandchildren, Keegan and Victoria Pruitt, Ashley White and Brittany Flores, Connor and Brock Sivils, Colby, Shelby and Haley Harner, Logan and Finn Segraves; and great-great-grandson, Jacob White.
She was preceded in death by: her parents; husband; three sisters; five brothers; grandson, Eugene White II; and son-in-law, Eugene White.
Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Partridge Community Church, with Pastor Sheridan Irick officiating. Burial will follow in Partridge Cemetery. Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, with the family present from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Elliott Mortuary.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Partridge Community Church, in care of Elliott Mortuary, 1219 N. Main, Hutchinson, KS 67501.