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Ruth Maul

November 28, 1929 — April 1, 2020

Hastings resident Ruth Arlene Maul, 90, passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2020, at her home.

Due to COVID-19 directed health measures, a private service and burial will be held in Hastings. Visitation is 12-1:30 p.m. Monday, April 6, at the funeral home. We will be in compliance with the CDC guidelines of 10 people gathering at a time for visitation, your cooperation is appreciated. Memorials may be given to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date.

Ruth was born November 28, 1929, in Sutton, NE to Gideon & Edna (Griess) Ochsner. She married Eldon Maul on November 4, 1964; he preceded her in death on August 15, 2009. Ruth worked at Paris Cafe in Sutton, Mode O’Day, and Woolworths. She was a member of St. Cecilia Catholic Church. Ruth enjoyed socializing and making new friends, drinking coffee, playing cards. She enjoyed going to watch volleyball and basketball.

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Eldon Maul; sister, Elaine Ochsner; grandson, Richard Friend; brother, Richard Ochsner; and loved in-laws.

Children & Spouses:
Ellie & Jack Friend – Hastings, NE
Craig Spady – Fairfield, NE
Dave & Connie Spady – Beatrice, NE
Grandchildren & Spouses:
Alex Friend
Travis Friend
Cassie Timmerman
Sean & Melissa Spady
Justin & Vicki Spady
Jennifer Spady & Jason
Christopher & Chelsey Spady
Delores Leinger – Sutton, NE
Jerry & Percy Maul – Hastings, NE
Jo Maul – Hastings, NE
Jim & Sheila Maul – IL
Numerous Nieces & Nephews

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Ruth Maul, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, April 6, 2020

12:00 - 1:30 pm (Central time)

Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center

1225 N Elm Ave, Hastings, NE 68901

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