Edna Ruth Bombach


    Edna Ruth (Ruwwe) Bombach of Cuba, Missouri was born to Benjamin Franklin and Stella Marie (Eoff) Ruwwe, March 4, 1936 and passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at the age of 84 years.


    Edna Ruth attended and graduated from Guese School, a one room country school. She graduated from Sullivan High School, Class of 1953. Edna Ruth then went to “The Comptometer School of St. Louis, Missouri.” She started work at S.W. Bell Telephone Co. as a comptometrist operator. After working all day at S.W. Bell Telephone Co., Edna took night classes and she was able to finish her schooling that way.
    On June 5, 1954 Edna Ruth married Kenny Bombach.
    Edna Ruth enjoyed gardening and going to church.
    She was a member of Bourbon, Missouri Seventh-Day Adventist Church.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, David Kenneth Bombach; her parents, Ben and Stella Ruwwe; one brother, Seldon Ruwwe; and one sister, Jane Wittenbrink.
    She is survived by her three sons, Kenneth David Bombach and wife Criselita of Japan, Missouri, Daniel Bombach and wife Edie of Japan, Missouri and Mark Bombach of Ridgecrest, California; seven grandchildren, Kelvin, Minda, Dietrich, Bodie, Conrad, Cooper and Tighe Bombach; one sister, Barbara Zelch and husband Glenn of Pioche, Nevada; other relatives and friends.
    Graveside services were held at noon on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 in the Crow Cemetery  in Sullivan, Missouri.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Eaton Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Sullivan, Missouri.