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Obituary: GAUFIN, RUTH

Published: Thursday, Nov. 27 2014 10:50 p.m. MST

Ruth Lund Gaufin 1913-2010

Ruth Lund Gaufin, age 97 passed away December 24, 2010 in Salt Lake City, Utah.She was born September 16, 1913 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Frank and Gladys Lund. Ruth attended Granite High School and the University of Utah. She married Arden R. Gaufin in the Salt Lake City LDS Temple. Ruth loved to read, sew, knit, crochet, play the piano and garden. She was an Officer and a member of the Alpha Beta Theta Literary Club at the University of Utah. Ruth and her 5 sisters had a weekly standing luncheon date for over 78 years. Ruth and her husband and family were season ticket holders to many sporting events. She is survived by her children, Richard Gaufin (Joyce) and Marilyn Johnson (Ray); sister, Beth Price; 6 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Preceded in death by her husband, parents and 4 sisters. A special thanks goes to the staff of both Good Shepherd Hospice, and Home Comfort Care. Funeral services will be held Friday December 31, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at the Farm Hill Ward (5535 So. Wesley Rd. Murray, Utah). A visitation will be held Thursday December 30, 2010 from 6-8 p.m. at Wasatch Lawn Mortuary (3401 Highland Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah) and 1 hour prior to service. Interment: Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.