Ruth Estelle Tank

Ruth Estelle Tank, 96, of Rogers City passed away March 24, 2015 at Rogers City Tendercare.

She was born March 29, 1918 in Onaway to Wesley and Esther (Pangburn) Chapman.

Ruth and Russell were blessed with three lovely children, Marlene, Craig and Mitchell. Marlene married Donald Sisson and gave them two grandchildren, Phillip and Karen Sisson; Philip and his wife Traci gave them two great-granddaughters, Samantha and Summer. Karen and her husband Jim Jackson gave them four great-granddaughters, Karli, Marisa, Olivia and Michelle. Craig and his wife Eileen gave them three grandchildren, Eric (Leanna), Christopher and Beth Ann Tank; they gave three great-grandchildren, Anthony, Eva and Zoey. Also surviving are two sisters, Lucille “Tootie” Henning and Nancy Thompson; and many nieces and nephews.

Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home Saturday, March 28, from 10:30 a.m. through time of her funeral at noon with the Rev. Eric Voigt officiating.

Inurnment will take place at North Allis Township Cemetery later in the spring.

Memorials may be given to St. John Lutheran Church, Hospice of Michigan or a charity of your choice.

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