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Ruth Eliza Gurnsey

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1 of 8 | Posted by: Donna Larsen Gudmundson - Boise, ID

“I always admired Ruth for her professionalism and her ability to work with students.I was new to teaching when I met Ruth at Meridian High. She was...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: carolyn staker - Heyburn, ID

“So sorry for your loss. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Connie & Richard Brandau

“Aunt Ruthie was always a card! Whenever we would be with Grandpa (Reuben), we would go see Aunt Ruthie and laugh. She was always so sweet and...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Celeste Schlegel - Beaverton, OR

“Mrs. Gurnsey was one of my favorite teachers. She was always so warm and cheerful. She got me started in my career and I owe a lot to her for the...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: John Berg - Meridian, ID

“My deepest sympathy to your family, May you keep in mind the hope of life everlasting which can help sustain you through this difficult time-John...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Becky - NV

“I'm deeply sorry for your loss. May prayer comfort and strengthen you during this dificult time 1Thessalonians 5:17. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Please accept my condolences during your time of great sadness. May you cherish fond memories to help you cope with the pain from day to day. Take...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

Ruth was born on April 16, 1926 and passed away on Wednesday, May 8, 2019.

Ruth was a resident of Idaho at the time of passing.

Ruth attended Lakeview and Nampa High School until her family moved to Fruitland during her sophomore year.

They married July 15, 1945, while Jack was on leave from the U.S. Navy.

Her funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Zion Lutheran Church in Nampa. Funeral Service at the Zion Lutheran Church at 11:00 AM on May 15, 2019.