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Ruth Elsberry

December 24, 1924 — March 17, 2019

Ruth Elsberry

In Loving Memory of

Ruth Elsberry


December 24, 1924 – March 17, 2019


Memorial Service

Saturday, June 22, 2019, 11:00 a.m.

First United Methodist Church

Devils Lake, North Dakota

Rev. Lori Broschat, Officiating

Cathie Raveling, Remembrances

Lauren Louwagie, Prayer of Thanks


Scripture Readings

Jen Raveling, Reader

John 14: 1-4

Lisa Bjornseth, Reader

1 Peter 1: 4-6


Special Music

Jocelyn Soderstrom, Cello Prelude

Mary Oehlke, Soloist

Hymn of Promise

Freely, Freely

Joyce Carter, Accompanist

Congregational Hymns

Because He Lives

Bless be the Tie that Binds


Survived by

Daughters: Cathie (Don) Raveling

and Shirley Bjornseth (Rick Roth)

Grandchildren: Lisa Bjornseth (Brian Modreski),

Eric (Ruth) Raveling,

Lauren (Loren) Louwagie, Steven Bjornseth

and Jen Raveling

Great-granddaughters: Jasmine and Autumn Louwagie

Sisters: Ruby Brue and Doris Hauser

Many friends and relatives


To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Ruth Elsberry, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Funeral Service

Saturday, June 22, 2019

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

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