Ruth L. Eversoll - 89
2/15/1929 - 5/7/2018
Ruth Lillian Eversoll passed away on Monday, May 7, 2018, at the age of 89, at Lantern Park Nursing Home in Coralville, Iowa. Cremation rites have been accorded. Private family memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, May 26th at the Pape Funeral Home, Clinton, Iowa. Burial will be at Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com Ruth was born on Feburary 15, 1929, the daughter of Frederich and Lillie (Soenkson) Herbener. She attended rural schools in the Calamus-Wheatland area until her family moved to Clinton. Ruth graduated from Clinton High School in 1947. She continued her education at Jane Lamb Nursing School receiving a degree of Registered Nurse. Ruth married William Eversoll on March 18, 1951 welcoming two daughters, Martha and Nancy, during their marriage. She was a member of the former Saint Stephens Lutheran Church. Ruth was an avid reader, especially of nutrition and self-help books. She spent many happy hours riding her bike, playing tennis, listening to her radio, and tending her flower gardens. Ruth is survived by her two daughters, Martha (Terry Selim) Holm of Boone, Iowa and Nancy (Jeffery) Saionz of Clinton, Iowa; four grandchildren: Sarah, Jon, Michael (Jesse), and Rebecca (Matt); and five great grandchildren: Carter, Tinley, Wrigley, Everett and Eleanor. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
Cremation rites have been accorded. Private family memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, May 26th at the Pape Funeral Home, Clinton, Iowa. Burial will be at Clinton Lawn Cemetery.