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Ruth Maxine Whearty Wanick McGlothlin

Female 1923 - 1995  (72 years)


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  • Name Ruth Maxine Whearty Wanick McGlothlin 
    Born 16 Mar 1923  Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 21 Oct 1995  Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Rossville Cemetery, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4819  Rossville
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2019 

    Father Martin Leroy Whearty,   b. 29 Feb 1884, Westmoreland, Pottawatomie County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1964, Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Ella Alberta Johnson Whearty,   b. 1886,   d. 2 Aug 1970  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1907  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Documents
    Marriage- Johnson, Ella-Whearty, Martin
    Marriage- Johnson, Ella-Whearty, Martin
    Mr. Martin Whearty and Miss Ella Johnson were married Christmas Day in Topeka by the Rev. Mallory. Miss Johnson is the popular and efficient teacher of the Twin Rose school north of town.
    Anniversary- Whearty, Martin and Ella
    Anniversary- Whearty, Martin and Ella

    Married 50 years on Christmas
    Mr. & Mrs. M.L. Whearty
    Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Whearty will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary Saturday, December 28, in the Rossville Community Center. No invitations will be issued but they invite all their friends and relatives to the reception from 2 to 4 p. m.

    Mr. and Mrs. Whearty were married December 25. 1907 at the home of Rev. Gordon in Topeka. They have lived all their lives in this community where Mr. Whearty was engaged in farming until he retired in 1954 and moved to Rossville. They have six children, Galen. Everett and Ruth of Wichita, Calvin of Topeka. Riley of Houghton Michigan, and Lester of Manlius, N.Y. There are eleven grandchildren. All. the children plan to attend the anniversary celebration.
    Family ID F2659  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Edward G Wanick,   b. 19 May 1923,   d. 27 Aug 1981  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 22 Mar 1945  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Stephen Wanick
     2. Diana Wanick Davis
    Documents
    Marriage- Whearty, Ruth-Wanick, Edward
    Marriage- Whearty, Ruth-Wanick, Edward
    Needs manual transcription.
    Last Modified 17 Nov 2017 09:32:46 
    Family ID F5355  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Bob McGlothlin,   d. 4 Jan 1991 
    Married 18 Jun 1983  Mesa, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 12:31:56 
    Family ID F5356  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Obituary- McGlothlin, Ruth
    Obituary- McGlothlin, Ruth
    Ruth McGlothlin
    Ruth Whearty Wanick McGlothlin, 72, Mesa, Ariz.,, formerly of Topeka, died Saturday, Oct. 21, 1995, at a hospital in Mesa.

    Mrs. McGlothlin was a nurse. She worked at Winter General Hospital in Topeka, Sedgwick County Hospital, and then was a school nurse for USD No. 259.

    She was born March 16, 1923, in Rossville, the daughter of Martin and Ella Johnson Whearty. She was reared in Rossville and was graduated from the Jane C. Stormont School of Nursing in Topeka in 1944.

    She married Edward Wanick in March 1945 at Topeka. He died Aug. 27, 1981. She married Bob McGlothlin June 18, 1983, in Mesa, Ariz. He died Jan. 4, 1991.

    Survivors include a son, Dr. Stephen Wanick, Peoria, Ariz., a daughter, Diana Davis, Wichita; two brothers, Galen Whearty, Wichita, and Lester Whearty, Sun City, Ariz.; 14 grandchildren; and a great-grandson.

    Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Penwell-Gabel Chapel. Burial will be in Rossville Cemetery. Mrs. McGlothlin will lie in state after noon today at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Kansas Division, 1315 S.W. Arrowhead Road. Topeka, 66604, or the American Heart Association, Kansas Affiliate, 5375 S.W. 7th, Topeka, 66606.