Agnes Barbara Rufus

RUFUS, Agnes Barbara “Aggie,” 88, of Spring Hill, died Wednesday, April 23, 2014.

Born in Mingo Junction, Ohio, she was a Catholic nun and teacher with degrees from Holy Family College and Notre Dame University.

She later worked in the Diocese of Marquette for the canonization of Bishop Frederic Baraga.

She moved to Spring Hill in 1988, where she was a housekeeper for Fr. Charles J. Strelick and member of St. Frances Cabrini Parish.

Agnes is survived by two sisters, Margaret Urdzik and Kathryn Grantonic, and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation was from 11 a.m. until the time of Mass at noon, Monday, April 28, 2014, at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church..

Interment will be in Michigan.

Arrangements by Merritt Funeral Home, Spring Hill Chapel, 352-686-6649.