Ruth F. Koch, 76

Ruth F. Koch, 76 of Elk River, died peacefully Monday, Oct. 24, 2011.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald M. Sr., and  son, Donald Mark Jr.
She is survived by her  children, Tom (Sue), Cathy Koch, Kevin Patrick (Dana), William Joseph and Robert Francis (Tulin); 19 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and sister, Florence Philips.
Graveside services for both Mr. and Mrs. Koch will be held at St. Andrew’s Catholic Parish Cemetery, Elk River, Monday, Oct. 31 at 1 p.m. Arrangements were made by Dare’s Funeral Home in Elk River, 763-441-1212. Memorials are preferred.