Ruth Sophia Petrich, a resident of Randall, died Saturday, March 2, 2013, at Good Samaritan Village – Woodland in Brainerd.
Services were held at Tuesday, March 5, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Cushing. Interment was in the Randall City Cemetery.
Ruth was born April 17, 1913, in Parker Township in Morrison County, the daughter of Charles and Hilda (Petersson) Carlson. She was united in marriage to Albert Petrich Dec. 4, 1938, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Parkers Township. Ruth, Albert and their family farmed all of Ruth’s life. She was a homemaker and had a deep devotion to her family. She enjoyed reading and baking, but most of all she loved to be with her family.
She will be missed by her children, Joan (Ray) Burnett of Brainerd, Virgil (Bonnie) Petrich, of St. Charles, Mo., Karen (Ashley) Oothoudt, of Moorhead, Dale (Wanda) Petrich of Prior Lake, and Alan (Grace) Petrich of Motley; 16 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert; parents; brothers, Gust and Edwin; and sister, Violet Anderson.
Brenny Funeral Chapel