Ruth Backlund Brimhall, 93, beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away on July 20, 1998, in Murray, Utah.
Born September 22, 1904, in Murray, to John and Amelia Backlund, she was the last child of six sisters and one brother. Married to Alma Vero Brimhall, December 21, 1921, in Seattle, Washington, later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple. Al preceded her in death on February 14, 1979.Survived by one daughter, Joan (Sherman) Record; four grandchildren, Wendy (Allan) McQueen, Michelle (Craig) Shepherd, Keri (Marty) Curtis, and Geoff J. Record.
Our special thanks goes for all the devoted care she has received these past five years from "true angels" on Earth: Blanco, Jose, Alexandrea Rojo, Susan Sterner, Steve, Teresa Trusty, and all the staff at Murray Care Center. We will never be able to thank you enough for all the love and concern you have shown to "Sister Ruth".
"Go in peace, Mom, reunited with your loved ones who you have missed so much these later years."
Service will be held on Wednesday, July 22, 1998, at 1 p.m. at the Cannon Mortuary, 2460 E. Bengal Blvd. (7600 South). Viewing one hour prior to the service. Burial in the Salt Lake City Cemetery.
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