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Ruth M. Vassallo

April 11, 1924 - April 20, 2019

Ruth M. Vassallo, 95, passed away at 5:45 am, Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Concordia Village. She was born April 1, 1924, in Mascoutah, IL (at home) to Walter and Eleanor “Nora” (Young) Weil. She married Vincent A. Vassallo in 1943 and he preceded her in death on November 3, 1990.

Survivors include two daughters, Sandy (Don) Best of Phoenix, AZ and Debbie (John) Landgrebe of Springfield; three grandchildren, Courtney (Brent) Caswell and Kami and Meika Best and four great grandchildren, including Nora Caswell. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two brothers and one sister.

Ruth retired from the State of Illinois Board of Education. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Visitation: 4 – 6 pm, Monday, April 22, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield.

Private entombment will be held at Oak Ridge Chapel Mausoleum at a later date.

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, April 22, 2019

Time: 04:00 pm - 06:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield


1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the Animal Protective League.

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