Ruth Lee Anderson, resident of the Homestead of Owasso, passed from this life on Sunday, March 6, 2016 at the age of 89 years. Ruth was born August 8, 1926 at Allock, Kentucky to John and Hattie (Baird) Blankenship. She was raised and received her education in Kentucky. At the age of 19, she moved to Idaho where she met and married Ed Martin. To this union, four children were born. In August of 1970, Ruth was married to Ralph Anderson, be preceded her in death in 2003. Ruth has made her home in Owasso since 2005. She was a member of Hope Chapel in Owasso and enjoyed shopping. In earlier years, she and Ralph loved snow skiing and mining for gold in Montana.
Those that survive and hold many cherished memories are her children – David Martin of Idaho, Laura Chase of Tulsa, Carol Cason and husband Don of Owasso and Mary Healey and husband Bob of North Carolina. Also surviving are five grandchildren. Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, husband Ralph, three brothers and one sister. As per Ruth’s request, cremation will take place and a private family service will be held at a later date in Pocatello, Idaho. Arrangements have been entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service of Owasso.
Note: Private family services will be held at a later date in Pocatello, Idaho.