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Ruth E. Yamriska, age 83 of Downing, died Saturday, October 26, 2013 at Glenhaven, Inc.

Ruth was born June 14, 1930 in Chicago, IL to Robert and Rose (Beran) Kotraba.

Ruth and Paul were married in 1952 in Chicago and they later moved to Downing in 1957. To this union two sons were born: Dan and Dave. They farmed for a few years. Ruth enjoyed gardening and cooking for her family.

Ruth is preceded in death by her husband Paul in 1961 and never remarried.

Ruth is survived by her sons Dave and Dan Yamriska, and Dave step-children Jessica, Mandy, and Chelsie Peterson.

Memorial services will be held Sunday, May 25, 2014 at Tiffany Creek Cemetery in Boyceville with Pastor Brooks officiating.