Ruth Evelyn Kesterson





(July 28, 1934)



Ruth Evelyn Kesterson, born March 20, 1912 in Loudonville, Ohio to Frank and Dora Carey, died March 7, 2008 at home in Central Point.



Ruth moved to Oregon on March 20, 1950 and became a Medical Supervisor for the White City Veterans Administration for 22 years.



She loved animals, crocheting, square dancing and family.



Preceding her were brother, Bob Carey; sister, Florence Vanatta; brother, Charles Carey; nephew, Donald Broderick; and sister, Vera Broderick. She had 11 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-granchildren. She is survived by husband, Walter Kesterson, of 72 years; daughter, Marlene Aries; and son, Gerald.



She was greatly loved.



A private family memorial will be held this summer.