ALBANY -- Ruth. E. Schlegel, 88, of Albany, GA, died January 3, 2013 at Lee Co. Health and Rehab. No funeral services will be held at this time.

The family will received friends Friday, January 4, 2012 from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Mathews Funeral Home.

Survivors include a son, David Schlegel and his wife Sandra, grandchildren, Earl Schlegel, Brian Schlegel, Sonya Schlegel all of Albany, GA, a host of great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

To sign our online registry or to send condolences to the family, you may visit Mathews' website at

Mathews Funeral Home

Albany 229/435-5657