>Brookings Oregon News, Sports, & Weather | The Curry Coastal Pilot

News Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google

News arrow News arrow Obituaries arrow Ruth Esther McLennan

Print

Ruth Esther McLennan

Ruth Esther McLennan, 84, Smith River, died Oct. 13, 2000.

She was born Feb. 29, 1916, in Cortex, Colo., to William Elzie and Alberta Rhoda Ashbaugh.

She moved to Bellingham, Wash., where she graduated from high school and attended business college.

She married Kenneth McLennan in 1937. They moved to California in 1950 and to Del Norte County in 1954.

Survivors are her daughters Rena Koke and Marlene Williams, both of Chico, Calif; Myrna Fears and Colleen Martin, both of Smith River; Holly Williams of Crescent City; sons Doug Calkin of St. Helena, Calif.; Mike McLennan, U.S. Navy, Japan; Bill and Dennis McLennan, both of Smith River; Jim McLennan, Brookings; sister Margaret Davidson, Kansas; brother George Ashbaugh, Washington; Lloyd Ashbaugh, N.M.

Also surviving are 23 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death was her husband Kenneth McLennan, daughter Linda and son Gary.

Memorial graveside services will be held Thursday, Oct. 26, at 11 a.m. at Smith River District Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wiers Mortuary Chapel, Crescent City.

Print

The Pilot front page

Get home delivery of the Curry Coastal Pilot in Brookings-Harbor for only $4 a month or $48/year. By mail, subscriptions are $55 a year outside of Curry County. After filling out one simple and secure online form, you could be on your way to learning more about Brookings-Harbor, Curry County and America's Wild Rivers Coast.
subscribe

Follow Curry Coastal Pilot headlines on Follow Curry Coastal Pilot headlines on Twitter

© Copyright 2001 - 2014 Western Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. By Using this site you agree to our Terms of Use