Ruth Birkelund

Ruth passed away peacefully at the Terrace Hospital on May 28, 2015 at the age of 86 years. Ruth was born on Sept. 27, 1928 in Edmonton, Alberta and eventually moved to Smithers in 2006.

Ruth will be sadly missed by her children Zandra Carlson and Debbie (Bob) Couture, four granddaughters Korri, Lisa, Nicole, Renée, eight great grandchildren Luke, Jesse, Brett, Taylor, Brady, Clancy, Olivia, and Wil, and one brother Ken.

Ruth was predeceased by her husband Harry, sister Joan, and brother Reg.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the SPCA or The Northwest Animal Shelter.