403 Forbidden


nginx
Ruth Clarkston

Ruth Diane "Ruthie" Clarkston

Monday, July 7th, 1952 - Thursday, December 6th, 2018
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Ruth Clarkston, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Ruth Clarkston with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Ruth “Ruthie” Diane Clarkston, age 66 years, of Jefferson City, Mo. passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018 at Capital Region Medical Center, surrounded by her family.

She was born on July 1, 1952 in Tuscumbia, Mo. the daughter of the late John Wesley and Johanna “Jennie” Katherine (Holzer) Clarkston.

A lifelong resident of the Central Missouri area, Ruth attended grade school at Our Lady of the Snows Catholic School in Mary’s Home, Mo. She graduated from Cole R-5 in Eugene, Mo. in 1970. From there, she went on to work as a secretary with the Division of Employment Security. She was employed there until her retirement in 2005.

Ruth’s favorite memories were with her family and her pets. She enjoyed shows in Branson, Mo. and was a Cardinal’s baseball fan.

Survivors include her son, Shannon Clarkston of Jefferson City, Mo.; four brothers, Lawrence Clarkston, William “Bill” (Helen) Clarkston, Darrell (Joyce) Clarkston, all of Jefferson City, Mo., and Wilburn Clarkston of Westphalia, Mo.; and two sisters, Mary Jane (Rowland) Doerhoff of Jefferson City Missouri and Charyl Clarkston of Jefferson City, Mo.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Evelyn (Alfred) Thoenen and Louise Weed; two brothers, James “Jim” Clarkston and Charles “Charlie” Clarkston, one niece and two nephews.

A celebration of life service will be held Sunday, January 6, 2018 from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm at the V.F.W. in St. Martins, Mo.105 Irwin Dr, Jefferson City, MO 65109

Those desiring may make memorial donations to the Callaway Hills Animal Shelter, 2714 State Rd Tt, New Bloomfield, MO 65063.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary.
Read Less

To send flowers in memory of Ruth Diane "Ruthie" Clarkston, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

Donations

Donations are being accepted for: CALLAWAY HILLS ANIMAL SHELTER INC.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Ruth here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Ruth Diane "Ruthie" Clarkston by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
OH

OTTO N HILDEBRAND

Posted at 11:34am
My condolences to your family at this time of loss. I had the privilege of attending high school with Ruth who was always a lovely person. Sorry for you loss.
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album