Ruth (Fusek) Locke
Ruth S. (Fusek) Locke, 86, of Bethel, mother of Gordon Locke (wife Diane), Debbie Tangredi (husband Mark) and Cheryl Graham (husband Ryan); sister of Alice Jurenka, Irene Fusek, Emil Fusek (wife Jacqueline) and Paul Fusek (wife Mary Sue); sister in law of Betty Fusek and Jean Fusek; grandmother of Trevor Lamphier and Christopher Graham; a lifelong friend of Paula Scozzafava. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews. Predeceased by her brothers, John Fusek, Steve Fusek, and Edward Fusek Sr. and sisters, Betty Duda, Christine Garvey, Anna Fusek, and Mildred Fusek.
Funeral services will take place on Thursday, August 20, 2020, in St. Paul Lutheran Church, 44 Spring St., Danbury at 11 a.m. with Rev. Kathleen Mills officiating. The family will receive friends at St. Paul Church on Thursday from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the funeral services. Interment will be private and at the direction of the family.
Contributions in Mrs. Locke's memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123, The Wounder Warrior Project, 7020 A.C. Skinner Parkway-Suite 100, Jacksonville, FL 32256 or to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.