Ruthanne M. Young was born to Robert and Ruth Willcox on July 30, 1940. She passed from this life on October 05, 2023 at 83 years of age.\n\nRuthanne grew up in the New Virginia area and graduated from St. Mary’s High School, where she met the love of her life, Gene Young. They were blessed to share 47 beautiful years together. During which time they raised three lovely daughters. She was a wonderful and loving mother and wife. Life was not always easy but through everything love prevailed. She enjoyed gardening, crafting and watching her favorite TV shows.\n\nRuthanne will be missed by all that knew her. \n\nShe is preceded is death by her parents Robert and Ruth Willcox, her brother Bob Willcox, son-in-law Rusty Boggs and her beloved husband Gene Young. \n\nShe is survived by her brother Rodger Willcox (Tamara) and sister Rhonda Craig (Phillip) daughters Robin Tuttle (Kip), Diana Jo Boggs, and Stacy Addy(Troy); grand children Justin Oliver (Lynsey), Derrick Oliver and Gena Slechta. As well as many other family and friends. \n\nA public visitation will be held at Peterson Funeral Home in Indianola, Iowa on Monday October 09, 2023. The family will greet guests from 5pm to 7pm. Please direct memorials to the family.