Hilaria K. Ruggles

Dec 27, 2014

June 23, 1929 — Jan. 17, 2008

NORWALK — Hilaria K. Ruggles, 78, of Norwalk, died Thursday at Norwalk Memorial Home.

She was born June 23, 1929 in Augsburg, Germany to the late Pius and Elisabeth (Steinherr) Schmid.

She moved to the United States when she was 19, to Ripley after her marriage to Robert Greiner. She had four children and, after the death of her first husband, married John Ruggles and moved to Norwalk in 1966, where she had three more children. She enjoyed spending time with her family and ceramics.

She is survived by her children, Nancy Greiner of Norwalk, JoAnn Wilhelmsen of Alexandia, Chris Ruggles of Norwalk, Carol Dublo of Norwalk, Norma Hoyt of Norwalk, Harry Greiner of Norwalk and Kelley Ruggles of Salt Lake City, Utah; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday at Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main St., Norwalk, where a service will take place at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Steve Payne officiating. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery in Norwalk.

Online condolences may be made at www.norwalkfuneral.com.