A Mass of Christian Burial for Ruth Ann Burkhart was celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday, January 22, 2014, in St. John Catholic Church. Mass celebrant was Father John Stites. Con celebrants were Deacon Gene Westrick and Deacon Don Meyer. Music was by the church choir and organist Dave Moninger. Pallbearers were Phil Ferland, Ron Jackson, Rick Witteborg, Scott Baker, Darrel Thrasher and Nick Eberle. Burial will be in Riverview Memory Gardens. The Lawson-Roessner Funeral Home was entrusted with Ruth Ann's arrangements.