Ruth MartiAt the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Monday December 2nd, 2013, Mrs. Ruth Marti of Chatham in her 84th year.  Cherished daughter of the late Martin and Ilse Schobries.  Beloved wife of the late Fred (2008).  Loving mother of Bill and his wife Rose of Sarnia, and Ricka Heinhuis and her husband Rick of Chatham.  She will be lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Myria Mallette and her husband Greg, Jarrett Heinhuis and his partner Meg, and Chelsey Heinhuis and her partner Frazer Prins.  Dear sister of Hans Schobries and sister Lydia Politt.  Predeceased by her son John (1997) and her brother Martin Schobries.  Family and friends are invited to the Alexander & Houle Funeral Home, 245 Wellington West, Chatham, 519-352-2710 on Wednesday December 4th visiting from 2 to 4 p.m.  and 7 to 9 p.m.  The funeral service for Mrs. Marti will be conducted in the chapel of the funeral home on Thursday December 5th at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Margaret Trapnell of Wesley United Church officiating.  Cremation has taken place.  Friends planning an expression of remembrance are asked to consider the Wesley United Church.  On-line condolences may be left at

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