Clipped From The Daily Herald
Ruth Becksteod Dies in Hospital SPANISH FORK —Mrs. Ruth Beckstead, 71, died at a local lospital Wednesday of causes incident to age. She vas a native of Spanish Fork and a longtime resident of this community. She was born in Spanish Fork Aug. 17, 1883. Her early years were spent here and her first education began in local schools. Of ^late years she has become known for many accomplishr ments, among them operating her own small farm, and producing a great variety of crocheting, sewing, and embroidering. She was a member of the LDS church. Funeral services will be held Monday in the Spanish Fork Second LDS Ward chapel under the direction of Bishop Ray Gull. Survivors include three brothers, Orson L. Beckstead, Payson, and Delbert C. and Moses W. Beckstead of Spanish Fork. Friends may call at the Claudin Funeral Home Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. or Monday prior to services. Burial will be in the Spanish Fork Cemetery.