Ruth Ann B. Besser (nee Borio) age 66 of Steger, Illinois passed away on August 18, 2018. Loving Wife to Jerry; Loving Mom to her fur-baby Buster; step-mom to Doug (Dawn) Besser, David (Deanna) Besser, Diane (Jeff) Shipley and Dorene (Mark) Perkins. Beautiful sister to Mary Lou Kovacich, Connie (Robert) Rodenburg. Dear Aunt to Valerie Rose Borio; Jeff (Mary) Kovacich; Peter (Colleen) Rodenburg, Benjamin (Jill) Rodenburg and Daniel Rodenburg. Blessed with nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and one great-nephew. Preceded in death by her parents Peter and Mary (nee Andrighetti) Borio, brother Robert Borio (2016) and brother-in-law William Kovacich (2017).
Ruth Anns week, was spent with her husband, her beloved dog Buster, friends, family and traveling. She was a career employee of The University of Chicago Hospitals (30+ years).
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the South Suburban Humane Society, 1103 West End Avenue, Chicago Heights, IL 60411 or the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org.
Visitation will be Thursday, August 23rd from 3:00 P.M. 8:00 P.M. at Crete Funeral Home, 1182 Main St.(Dixie Hwy.), Crete, IL 60417. Funeral Service will be held on Friday August 24th, at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home. Interment: Skyline Memorial Park, IL. Info: 708-672-7600at Cretefune