Ruth Michaelson passed away peacefully in Moraga, CA on February 5, 2013. She was born January 17, 1923 in Chicago, Ill.
She was a graduate of DePauw in Indiana and attended nursing school at Northwestern University in Chicago where she became a medical technologist. She lived in Manteca, CA for more than 20 years after retiring from Washington Hospital in Fremont, CA. She was a wonderful mother to her sons George Michaelson and Stanley Michaelson and her daughters Kathy Erickson and Marilyn Bates. Her son Eric and daughter Nancy predeceased her. She was a loving mother-in-law to Randy Erickson, Ted Bates and Beth Michaelson. Ruth was proud to have 14 grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
A celebration of Ruth’s life will be held at P.L. Fry and Son Funeral Home, 290 N. Union Rd., Manteca, CA, on Saturday, Feb. 9th at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. Paul’s United Methodist Church of Manteca.
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Friday, February 8, 2013