DeForest, Ruth Carol (Edwards) (August 27, 1906 - April 21, Unknown)
Ruth Carol DeForest
Unknown - UnknownRuth Carol DeForest, 83, of Cheyenne died Saturday, April 21, at the Memorial Hospital in Cheyenne. She was born in Armour, S.D. Aug. 27, 1906.
She was a school teacher for 28 years and taught in the Douglas school system.
She was married to Franklin (Duke) DeForest, who preceded her in death.
She is survived by a son, Robert Duke DeForest of Sandy, Utah; a brother Jack Edwards of Armour, S.D., a sister Ardis Edwards Burton of Walnut Creek, Calif., six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband and a daughter, Julia Ann DeForest.
Services were held Tuesday, April 24 at the Schrader Funeral Chapel in Cheyenne.
Interment will be in the Douglas Cemetery.
Schrader Funeral Home of Cheyenne was in charge of the arrangements.