Ruth Buckentin, age 86, of Hamburg, Minnesota, passed away Sunday, July 23, 2017, at Community Memorial Hospital in Cloquet, Minnesota.
Funeral Services will be held Thursday, July 27, 2017, 11:00 A.M. at Emanuel Lutheran Church in Hamburg, Minnesota, with interment following at the church cemetery.
Visitation will be held Thursday, July 27, 2017, from 10:00-11:00 A.M., one hour prior the service at the church.
Ruth Bertha Buckentin was born on October 31, 1930, in Young America Township, Minnesota. She was the daughter of John and Bertha (Dammann) Buckentin. Ruth was baptized as an infant on November 9, 1930, and later was confirmed in her faith as a youth on March 25, 1945, both at Emanuel Lutheran Church in Hamburg, Minnesota. She attended Emanuel Lutheran Parochial School.
Ruth made her home on the family farm in rural Hamburg, Minnesota. She farmed with her parents and brothers, Leslie and Maynard. Ruth was a member at Emanuel Lutheran Church in Hamburg, Minnesota.
Ruth loved farming. She enjoyed livestock, planting and harvesting crops on the farm. She was the happiest in her garden.
Ruth passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017, at Community Memorial Hospital in Cloquet, Minnesota, at the age of 86 years, 8 months and 22 days.
Blessed be her memory.
Ruth is survived by her:
Sister-In-Law, Lucille Buckentin of Jackson, MN;
Nephews and Nieces, Mark Buckentin,
Paul Buckentin and his wife, Dianne Vukelich,
Jane Folkers and her husband, Reggie,
Sara Petersen and her special someone, Dan Cowan;
7 Great Nephews and Nieces,
4 Great-Great Nephews and Nieces.
Ruth is preceded in death by her Parents, John and Bertha Buckentin; Brothers, Fred Buckentin, Maynard Buckentin and his wife, Lola, Leslie Buckentin.