Ruth L. Ferretti, 80, of Elk River, died quietly at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids Monday, April 11, 2011.
For over 25 years, she was with the Home Activities Open Class at the Sherburne County Fair. She was a past president of Legion Auxiliary. Mrs. Ferretti enjoyed flowers, plants and wildlife. She looked forward to her Friday coffee at Coborn’s with friends.
Her funeral service will be today (Saturday, Feb. 16) at St. John Lutheran Church, 9231 Viking Blvd. N.W., Elk River. Friends and family may gather from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at church prior to the service. Interment will be at Lakeview Cemetery. Memorials are preferred. Dare’s Funeral Service of Elk River made the arrangements.
She is survived by children, Rita (Lee) Hohlen, Tony, Michael, daughter-in-law, Stefanie; granddaughters, Michelle, Tonya, and Adrianna; great-grandchildren, Lilly, Logan, Andrew and Ezekiel “Zeke”; sisters, Adeline DeMars, Florence Greer, and Ellie Kunkel; and by many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her siblings, Carol Kimmes and Marvin Schert; husband, George and great-grandson, Jacob Hipsag.