Ruth E. Copeland

August 11, 2021


Ruth E. Copeland, age 70, of Wheaton, died August 11, 2021.

Ruth was the dear mother of Susan (Bradley) Vertrees of Wheaton and Cynthia (Eric) Krejci of Winfield; adored grandmother of Mason; and sister of 1 brother and 1 sister.

Ruth had lived in the Wheaton area since 2005.  Prior to that she had lived in the Wauconda and Lake Zurich area from 1983-2005.  She grew up in Amboy and attended high school there.  She was a graduate of the University of Illinois. 

She was a formerly active member of St. Peter UCC in Lake Zurich.

All services are private.

Memorials in Ruth’s name may be made to the DuPage Care Center Resident Fund, 400 N. County Farm Road, Wheaton, IL 60187.

Arrangements by Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St. Lombard.  Visit or call 888-629-0094 for info.

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