Ruth M. Sheurman Service is July 13, 2024, Saturday

Ruth M. Sheurman, age 79, of Liberty, IL passed peacefully on June 24, 2024 at Sunset home. She was born on November 18, 1944, in Quincy, IL the daughter of Louis and Hilda (Hendricks) Campbell. Ruth married Raymond E. Sheurman on November 18,1962 in Liberty IL and he survives.

Ruth was a graduate of Payson Seymour High School. She was a homemaker who was known for her delicious pies. Ruth loved her flowers and anxiously awaited the return of her hummingbirds every Spring. She was an avid collector of Campbell’s Soup memorabilia.

Ruth was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Liberty.

In addition to her husband Raymond, Ruth is also survived by:
A daughter, Tammy Duesterhaus of Quincy, IL. Her sister, Pauline (John) Franks of Liberty IL.
A brother, Doug (Cheryl) Campbell of Plainville, IL.
Grandchildren: Ryan (Casey) Grave of Quincy, IL, Leslie (Devin) Wailes of Quincy, IL.
Great grandchildren: Lillie and Logan Grave, Ella Wailes and many nieces and nephews.

Ruth was preceded in death by a daughter, Pamela R. Sheurman. Brothers, Charles, Herbert and Roger Campbell; sisters, Darlene Mintle and Mary Welsh and a sister in infancy. Father and mother-in-law: Elmer and Doris (Weisenberger) Sheurman and a brother-in-law: Richard L. Sheurman.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 13, 2024 at 12:00 noon at the Duker & Haugh Funeral Home. Visitation will be held on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the services at noon at the funeral home. Interment will be at Xander Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Quincy Children’s Museum. To contribute online, visit: Arrangements are in the care of Duker & Haugh Funeral Home. Messages may be shared online at


  1. Tonya Boker on June 28, 2024 at 4:50 pm

    She always made my heart smile!!. Being her neighbor has been a blessing beyond compare!!

  2. Carolyn Pond on June 28, 2024 at 8:44 pm

    My sincere sympathy to Ruth’s family.

  3. LeAnne Balzer on June 29, 2024 at 8:29 pm

    May peace be with you in your loss.

  4. Liz Koehler on June 30, 2024 at 3:58 pm

    Tammy and Leslie,
    So sorry to hear of your mother and grandmothers death.

    • Steven Hyer on July 1, 2024 at 11:09 pm

      Raymond, Tammy.
      Ryan, Leslie,
      May you find peace and comfort in this time of loss.

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