Ruth Friedman Guthman – Class of 1931

Ruth Guthman, 96, of Columbia died Saturday, October 4, 2008, at the home of her daughter, Lynn Aronson.

A memorial service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5, at Congregation Beth Shalom, 500 Green Meadows Road. The family will be
home to observe Shiva all day and evening Monday at 3012 Hal Court, and Kaddish will be recited at 5 p.m.

Ruth was born May 22, 1912, in Chicago. She married Jule Guthman in 1939, who preceded her in death in 1992.

She will be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother.

Survivors include her daughter, Lynn Aronson and son-in-law Finny Aronson of Columbia; a grandson, Paul, of Chicago; and a granddaughter, Lauren, of Brooklyn, N.Y.

Memorial contributions can be made to Congregation Beth Shalom, 500 Green Meadows Road, Columbia, Mo., 65203; or to B’nai B’rith Hillel Foundation, 1107 University Ave., Columbia, Mo., 65201.

Arrangements are under the direction of Parker Funeral Service & Crematory.

/Published in The Columbia Daily Tribune October 5, 2008./

/Editor’s note: Ruth Friedman Guthman was the sister of Irvin Fredman
(’35) who was President of CIDAA 1947-53/.