ESTHERVILLE - Funeral services for Ruth Ellis of Emmetsburg and formerly of Graettinger will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at Grandview Baptist Church in Estherville with Pastor Joel Jorgensen officiating. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday at Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Estherville. Interment will be at High Lake Cemetery in Wallingford.
Left to cherish Ruth's memory are her children, Sally Hovatter and her husband, Walter, of Pagosa Springs, Colo.; Sondra Nehring and her husband, Dean, of Graettinger; William Ellis, Jr. and his wife, Kim, of Wallingford; Susan Girres and her husband, Bill, of Graettinger; grandchildren, Jill Montreuil; Jason Theesfeld; BJay and his wife, Michelle Smith; Brooke and her husband, Troy Casperson; Melissa and her husband, Dan Torreson; Jordan and his wife, Karla Ellis; Shane Girres; Brian Girres and children; Lisa Chapman and children; Shalene Naig and children; great-grandchildren, Jacob Montreuil; Rachel Montreuil; Abbigail Montreuil; Caitlin Theesfeld; Kylie Theesfeld; Grant Casperson; Mitchel Casperson; Kristen Torreson; Carson Torreson; Liberty Ellis; Victoria Ellis; Abilene Ellis; Garrett Smith; brother, Howard Croner; and two sisters-in-law, Dora Guthrie and Hazel Roy.
Online condolences may be sent to www.henryolsonfuneral.com