Ruth J. Harpster, 95


Ruth J. Harpster 95, died Monday July 15th, 2013, in Las Vegas with her daughter at her side.

Ruth was born Jan. 27,  1918, in Munich, N. D. to Agnes and Henry Peters. Ruth liked Minnesota and enjoyed gardening for many years.

Ruth attended Northwestern Bible School from 1939 – 1941. It was at this time that she met and married Maurice Harpster who was serving in the Army during the war.

Ruth was a homemaker and mother. She was an apartment manager in Mpls from 1963-1979. She was an avid reader and continued till she could not see well enough. At this point, family read to her.

Ruth is survived by her children Maurice Harpster Jr. Of Quartsite Ariz., daughter Monica Brogan of Las Vegas, Nev, 4 grandchildren, 7 great-grand children and many friends. Ruth will be remembered as a strong and determined lady. There will be no public services. Immediate family will have a wake.