Ruby Konradt

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Ruby I. Konradt, nee Marriner, 93, of Belleville, IL, born June 2, 1927, in East Clinton, IL, died Tuesday, December 8, 2020, at Memorial Hospital East, Shiloh, IL.

Ruby was a nurse’s aid for more than 35 years before retiring. She also opened her home and helped many children as a foster parent for over 30 years

She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Frank Konradt; her father, John Marriner; her mother, Leona, nee Freyer, Bequette, a sister, Pauline Stoddard; a brother, Wesley Varner; and numerous brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.

She is survived by a daughter, Debra (Darryl Cannady) Konradt; three granddaughters, Stephanie Spitzer, Nicole (James Koontz) Spitzer, and Megan (Shane Rench) Spitzer; two great-grandchildren, Carson Koontz and Raegan Koontz; many nieces and nephews; and numerous foster children.

Memorials may be made to Paw’s Care, Inc., Montgomery County, IL., or to any animal rescue or humane society of the donor’s choice. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Funeral: Private funeral services will be held.

 Burial will be at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.


6 Comments on Ruby Konradt

Pat and Marcia compton said : Guest Report Dec 13, 2020 at 4:29 PM

So sad to miss my friend Ruby, She had a heart of gold, my grandson, will definitely miss her, he is 9, and would always go to Ruby's, when he was here, she was the candy lady, since he was 3, I will miss her dearly, Marcia

  • Belleville
  • Il.
Joyce Smith said : Guest Report Dec 13, 2020 at 2:22 PM

Worked with Ruby at Harbor Crest many years ago. She was a very wonderful & kind person. My prayers are with the family. Joyce Smith

  • Clinton
  • iowa
Gloria Lord said : Guest Report Dec 12, 2020 at 8:31 PM

Debbie and Family, So sorry to hear of Aunt Ruby,s passing. We will miss her so very much. My Prayers to the family. My Sympathy to you all. Cousin: Gloria Lord and Family

  • Dudley
  • Ga. 31022
Billie (Holle) Tack said : Guest Report Dec 12, 2020 at 12:08 PM

I am so sorry for your families loss. Ruby was such a sweet women. Hugs to all of you.

  • IA
Laura said : Guest Report Dec 10, 2020 at 7:48 PM

Ruby was one of the best to work with. Always a joy to work with, Hadn't seen her since she moved away. My sincere condolences for the family. RIP Ruby

  • Clinton
  • Ia
Barbara loncar said : Guest Report Dec 10, 2020 at 12:05 PM

RUBY i loved you could write a book on how much fun I had with you you were a wonderful friend say hi to Frank and rest in peace Love you

  • Fulton
  • Il

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