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Ruth Dusek Chmelar

Ruth Dusek Chmelar, 88, passed away in Ennis, Texas on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Ruth was born on July 13, 1929 in Dallas, Texas to Ted and Mary (Ondrusek) Dusek, Sr. She grew up in Dallas and graduated from North Dallas High School. She went on to attend El Centro College majoring in fashion design. On July 7, 1951 she married Emil Chmelar and they made their home in Dallas. She was a member of St Patrick’s Catholic Church, SPJST #84, Sokol of Dallas and Czech Club. She enjoyed sewing, gardening, painting, playing piano and choir in at church in Dallas. Her family was the light of her life. She is survived by one son, Jack Chmelar and wife, Vicki; daughter, Susan Chmelar Frank and husband, Scott; three grandchildren: Eric, Brad and Sam and one brother, Ted Chmelar, Jr. She is preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Emil Chmelar in December of 2014.

Memorial services are pending at a later date.

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