Ruth Mary (Manselle) Stemson passed away Oct. 23, 2012, at Pearson Medical Clinic, with her daughter-in-law, Janet Stemson, at her side. Ruth was 89 years old.
Ruth was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Stemson, and her daughter, Lucille Karlson. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Stemson of Woodland, Wash.; 10 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
Ruth lived a full life and touched many hearts. A memorial service will be held in Wadena at a later date, to be announced.