Our dear mother Ruth Ellen Cull (nee Hewerdine) sadly passed away on April 23, 2023, at the age of 95. She was born on March 26, 1928 in Fischer, IL and moved with her parents and twin sisters to Chicago Heights, IL in 1937. She enjoyed gardening and was an avid reader. Mother was an ever present light in our lives. Devoted and loving wife to the late Thomas (d.2005). Beloved mother to Daniel (Jody Allison) Cull, Melanie (Glenn) Fredrickson, Marcia (Michael) Zarlengo, Megan Cull-Muzzo (d. 2006) and Steven Cull. Adoring grandmother of 11; great grandmother of 15. Preceded in death by her parents Leslie and Alice (nee Miller) Hewerdine. She was well-loved by her many relatives and friends. Ruth Ellen was a proud lifelong member of St. Agnes Church.
Memorial gathering on Monday, May 22, 2023 from 10:00AM until time of service at 11:30AM at Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home, 540 Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Rd.) , Chicago Heights, IL 60411. Info: (708) 754-0016.