37 Years in Education
Mrs. Ondrusek is proud to be a Colorado native, living in Lakewood throughout her childhood Ruth’s family were parishioners of Our Lady of Fatima. She married her husband of 29 years at Fatima and her daughter attended school at Fatima for 1st through 8th grade. Ruth received her degree in Early Childhood Education from Northeastern Colorado Junior College and became director qualified in 1980, when she began her continual career in Early Childhood Education. This marks the 19th year Ruth has had the privilege to work at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School; the early learning program she has developed over the years has brought her great pride. Mrs. Ondrusek loves working with the children on a daily basis and appreciates the humor that develops with the wonderful children at Our Lady of Fatima. During summers and time off Ruth enjoys spending time outdoors, time with family, walking her dog, and working out. Ruth is also a long-time member of Alpine Rescue Team helping people having a bad day in the Colorado mountains.