Mount Vernon - Ruth Esther Grove went home to be with the Lord June 21, 2021. She was born in Cambridge, Nebraska April 20, 1929. Six years later the family moved to Independence, Oregon where they worked in the hop fields. Ruth rose to enjoy a successful career in radiology.
In 2005 Ruth moved to Mount Vernon, Washington to be closer to her son, Terry Christopherson, and daughter, Janice (Eaton) George. She joined Emmanuel Baptist Church serving as a popular Bible study leader and encouraging all who knew her. Her faith in God was strong to the end.
Memorial services will be held July 31 at 1:00 at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Mount Vernon.
Published by Skagit Valley Herald from Jul. 18 to Jul. 19, 2021.