Obituary of Ruth Hoiekvam (Christenson)
Ruth E. Hoiekvam (Christenson)
Passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 29th, 2017 at the age of 100. She was preceded in death by her husband, Don; parents, Berger & Anna Christenson; sisters, Edith Christenson, Mabel Christenson-Carr; brother-in-law, H. Milton Carr. Ruth is survived by her niece, Koreen (Richard) Pedginski, their children, Michele (Tony), Deborah (Ed), Christine (Juan), Rick (Denise) & grandchildren, Afton, Justin, Amanda, Trevor, Victoria, Lauren, Gabriela, Sophia, Ava, and great-grandchild, Zoe; her nephew, M. James (Peggy) Carr, their children, Karen, Jenny (Joe), Michael (Lauren), Jeffrey, Katie & grandchildren, Ethan and Nolan. Ruth is also survived by several relatives and friends. She was a 35 year employee & retiree of W.T. Grant Co. Ruth loved golf, bowling, playing bridge, arts & crafts, and watching sports. Funeral Service will be 11:00 A.M. on Monday, August 7th, 2017 at Arlington Hills Lutheran Church, 1115 Greenbrier Street, Saint Paul, Minnesota with Visitation 1 hour prior. There will be a Luncheon immediately following the service. Interment at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Maplewood, Minnesota after the luncheon.