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Ruth Helen Lorenz

April 27, 1916 — July 22, 2023

Ruth Helen LorenzChester, New York
Ruth Helen Lorenz of Chester, New York, died on July 22, 2023, at Sapphire Nursing Home in Goshen, New York. She was 107 years of age.
Ruth was the widow of Edward H. Lorenz.
Ruth was a 27-year Chester, New York resident and a retired Secretary for the Lutheran School of Flushing and Bayside, NY.
She was an active member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Middletown, New York, and the Chester Golden Age Club, where she celebrated many birthdays.
Ruth was a caring and loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother.
Survivors include her daughter Susan F. Lorenz of Yaphank, NY, and her grandchildren Sara Shapiro Aronson, Deborah Shapiro DiPaola, and Cynthia Lorenz Woerdeman.
Her great-grandchildren: Jessica Arunson, Samantha Woerdeman, and Nathan Woerdeman, along with her nieces Jean Callahan, Catherine Mendygraw, and Ellen Gallagher, survive her.
Ruth was pre-deceased by her daughter-in-law, Margaret (Peggy) Lorenz, and her son Joseph E. Lorenz both of Chester, NY. She was also pre-deceased by her siblings, Charlotte Hildebrandt and John Hildebrandt.
Visitation will be held on Friday, July 28, 2023, between 3:00 to 6:00 pm at Flynn Funeral & Cremation Memorial Centers, 139 Stage Road, Monroe, New York 10950.
Services will be held on Saturday, July 29, 2023, at 11:00 am in St. John's Lutheran Church, 391 Mt. Hope Road, Middletown, NY 10941. (845) 342-1963.
Cremation will follow at Oxford Hills Crematory under the immediate care and supervision of Brendan & Thomas Flynn.
The Flynn Family and Flynn Funeral & Cremation Memorial Center staff provide funeral care.
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When: Friday, July 28, 2023 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Flynn Funeral & Cremation Memorial Centers, Inc. MONROE Office
Address: 139 Stage Road

When: Saturday, July 29, 2023 11:00am
Location: St. John's Lutheran Church
Address: 391 Mt. Hope Road

When: Saturday, July 29, 2023
Location: Oxford Hills Crematory, Inc.
Address: P.O. Box 358

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