Ruth Arlene Maul, 90

November 28, 1929 - April 1, 2020

Hastings resident Ruth Arlene Maul, 90, passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2020, at her

Due to COVID-19 directed health measures, a private service and burial will be held in
Hastings. Visitation is 12-1:30 p.m. Monday, April 6, at the funeral home. We will be in
compliance with the CDC guidelines of 10 people gathering at a time for visitation, your
cooperation is appreciated. Memorials may be given to the family for a memorial to be
established at a later date. Private condolences may be sent to the family at Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is
serving the family.

Ruth was born November 28, 1929, in Sutton, NE to Gideon & Edna (Griess) Ochsner.
She married Eldon Maul on November 4, 1964; he preceded her in death on August 15,
2009. Ruth worked at Paris Cafe in Sutton, Mode O’Day, and Woolworths. She was a
member of St. Cecilia Catholic Church. Ruth enjoyed socializing and making new
friends, drinking coffee, playing cards. She enjoyed going to watch volleyball and

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Eldon Maul; sister, Elaine Ochsner;
grandson, Richard Friend; brother, Richard Ochsner; and loved in-laws.


Children & Spouses: Ellie & Jack Friend – Hastings, NE
Craig Spady – Fairfield, NE
Dave & Connie Spady – Beatrice, NE

Grandchildren & Spouses: Alex Friend
Travis Friend
Cassie Timmerman
Sean & Melissa Spady
Justin & Vicki Spady
Jennifer Spady & Jason
Christopher & Chelsey Spady

Great-Grandchildren: 13
Sister: Delores Leinger – Sutton, NE
In-laws: Jerry & Percy Maul – Hastings, NE

Jo Maul – Hastings, NE
Jim & Sheila Maul – IL

Numerous Nieces & Nephews