Nina Ruth Ingels
Nina Ruth Ingels, 96, Chanute, formerly of rural Savonburg, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012 at Chanute HealthCare.
Nina Ruth was born in Neosho County on Sept. 23, 1916, the daughter of Baulser C. and Nola (Wheatley) Breiner. She graduated from Chanute High School and attended Parsons Business College.
She was united in marriage to Kenneth M. Ingels on Dec. 31, 1938. He preceded her in death on Oct. 30, 2009.
She was homemaker, lifelong member of the Leanna Christian Church, and a 50-year member of the Allen County Hospital Auxiliary. She loved working outdoors and tending her rose gardens.
She is survived by a son, Mark Ingels and his wife, Susan, Savonburg; a daughter, Janis Stockebrand and her husband, H.H., Savonburg; a son-in-law, David Fewins, Humboldt; three grandsons, Cleat Stockebrand and his wife, Alece, Savonburg, James Fewins and his wife, Elizabeth, Sparks, Nev., and Phillip Fewins and his wife, Jessie, Chanute; two granddaughters, Becky Colding, Savonburg, and Angela Stanley and her husband, Dustin, Chanute; fifteen great-grandchildren; and a sister, Mina Jane Ingels, Raymore, Mo.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, a son, Phillip Keith Ingels, a daughter, Pamela Fewins, and a brother, Samuel P. Breiner.
A private family service will be Sunday afternoon at Leanna Cemetery. Memorials to the Hidden Haven Church Camp may be left with Penwell-Gabel Johnson Chapel.
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