Newton-area patients and friends of Dr. Ruth Spierenburg, who died unexpectedly on Monday, are invited to sign a register book at the Kidcare office on the Skiff Medical Center campus beginning this afternoon.
The register book is being placed at Kidcare for the rest of the week to accommodate those who may be unable to attend her funeral service set for 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at the Second Reformed Church in Pella. Visitation at the Church begins after 1 p.m. Friday with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. A committal service is set for 2 p.m. Sunday at Carmel Cemetery in Carmel, Iowa.
Memorial gifts can be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital or Make-A-Wish Foundation and can be left at the Kidcare office. The office, located at 300 N. 4th Ave. E. Suite 160, will be open during regular business hours.
Dr. Spierenburg's full obituary can be found here.