Written by Administrator Tuesday, 08 February 2000 18:00Ruth Loewen, 88, former librarian at Grace Bible College, died Feb. 4 at Parkside Homes. Services Ruth Loewen, 88, former librarian at Grace Bible College, died Feb. 4 at Parkside Homes. Services were held Feb. 7 at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church with Lynn Jost and Paul Miller officiating. Burial was at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Cemetery. She was born July 20, 1911, to Henry L. Loewen and Agnes Penner in rural Hillsboro. Survivors include two sisters, Rosena Warkentine of Lincoln, Neb., and Rosella Schellenberg of Omaha, Neb. A memorial fund has been established for MBMS International.