92-year-old Carmi resident, Anna Elizabeth (Ruhl) Whitsitt, died Friday, May 9 at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro. She was a homemaker and a World War II Veteran, serving in the United States Coast Guard.
Surviving are a son, Randy (Sharon) Whitsitt of Carmi; one daughter, Sue (Ron) Sturm of Carmi; one sister, Mary Ellen Von Neida of Miffinburg, PA; four grandchildren, Laura Whitsitt, Meredith Whitsitt, Tyler (Sara) Sturm and Kalyn Sturm; and three great-grandchildren, Caleb Sturm, Leah Sturm and Joel Sturm.
Funeral services for Anna Elizabeth (Ruhl) Whitsitt will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 13 at the Cook Funeral Chapel in Carmi. Burial will be in White County Memorial Garden with military rites.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 13 until the time of service at the Cook Funeral Chapel in Carmi.
Memorials may be made to Wabash Christian Retirement Center or the Carmi Lutheran Church.