Serving O'Brien & Clay Counties

Ruth E. Tewes, 93, Spencer

Funeral services for Ruth E. Tewes were held Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2022, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Father Tim Hogan officiated.

Casket bearers were her children, and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were honorary casket bearers. Interment was in North Lawn Memorial Park at Spencer. Warner Funeral Home assisted with the arrangements.

Ruth Elizabeth Tewes, the daughter of John and Amalie (Schaefer) Galm, was born May 4, 1929 in Moneta. She grew up on a farm near Moneta where she attended Moneta Schools until the ninth grade, when she finished her schooling at St. Mary’s...