RUTH A. DESCOTEAU (Age 88)
Passed away on February 28, 2014. She was a native of Miami, FL, and a 30-year resident in Arlington, VA before moving to Alamosa, CO. She was the beloved wife of the late COL Rudolph "Deac" Descoteau (Ret). Devoted mother of Donna Descoteaux (Shamaan) and Donn Descoteau (Joan); grandmother of Andrea Koprowicz (Kent) and Travis Descoteau (Melissa), great-grandmother of Alexis Descoteau. Ruth was a school teacher
and a 25-year Red Cross Volunteer at Walter Reed Army Hospital. A service will be held on Tuesday, July 15 at 3 p.m. at the Fort Myer Old Post Chapel, 204 Lee Ave, Fort Myer, VA. Interment to follow at Arlington National Cemetery.