Ruth I. Blint, 101, of Mediapolis, IA, passed away at 12:00 a.m. on Friday, September 3, 2021 at Prairie Ridge Care Center in Mediapolis. She was born on October 22, 1919 in Stockport, IA to Fredrick & Jessie Wise Smith. She worked at the Iowa Army Ammunition Plant for several years and finished her career at Winegard Company in Burlington. She enjoyed watching the Grand Old Opry & professional wrestling and cooking for her family. She also enjoyed watching her grandchildren grow.
Ruth is survived by: 1-granddaughter: Tammy (Randy) Strunk of Donnellson, IA; 3-great grandchildren: Ashley (Adam) Hayes of West Point, IA, Jacob (Kristen) Strunk of Argyle, IA & Jared Strunk of Donnellson, IA and 3-great great grandchildren: Hudson, Hinnsley & Gannon. She was preceded in death by her parents and 1-son.
Cremation has been entrusted to the care of King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory in Fort Madison, IA. A private family celebration of life will be held at a later date. Online condolences to Ruth’s family may be left at the King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory website: www.kinglynk.com.