Ruth Garrison Obituary

Ruth M. Garrison
Ruth M. Garrison

September 23, 1929 - March 3, 2009
Born in Hampton, Iowa
Resided in Des Moines, IA

Obituary

Ruth M. Garrison, 79, passed away on Tuesday, March 3, 2009 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 9, at Iles Funeral Homes – Westover Chapel in Des Moines. Interment will follow at Glendale Cemetery in Des Moines.

Ruth was born on September 23, 1929 in Hampton, Iowa to Herman and Louise (Ohlerking) Menning. She graduated from Hampton High School in 1947 and Northwest Institute of Medical Technology in 1949 and spent her working years in various positions of the health care field in Iowa.

She is survived by two nieces, Louise Mirtica and Ruth Younger both of Duluth, Minnesota. Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; husband in 1989, John Charles Garrison; sister, Violet Younger formerly of Duluth; and her special friend, Quentin Hunter formerly of Des Moines.

There will be no visitation held. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to either: the Music Department of Trinity Lutheran Church located at 3223 University Avenue in Des Moines or to the Portable Defibrillation Program of the Des Moines Fire or Police Departments.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Services

Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Monday, March 9, 2009
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Service
Westover Funeral Home
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Monday, March 9, 2009
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Monday, March 9, 2009

Charities

Trinity Lutheran Church- Music Department
3223 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50311