Ruth Ann Hughes, 80, died Aug. 24, 2019 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Cremation was entrusted to Kale Funeral Home in Osceola and a memorial will be planned at a later date.
Ruth Ann Hughes, daughter of Roy and Ruth (Wahl) Berry was born Sept. 29, 1938, in Cumming. Ruth Ann graduated from Norwalk High School and attended secretarial college in Des Moines.
Ruth Ann married David E. Hughes May 20, 1960, at the Murray Church of Christ. She and David lived on their farm near New Virginia before moving to Osceola in 2000. Ruth Ann worked for Principal, State Farm and the State of Iowa with the dog and horse program.
Ruth Ann is survived by her husband; daughter Kathleen (Joe) Schmit of Murray; son Craig Hughes of Osceola; three grandsons; a granddaughter; and two-great grandchildren as well as other relatives and many friends.
Ruth Ann was proceeded in death by her parents and brother George Berry.