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Ruth Amy Riddle Ackelson
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1927
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 7, 2009
Indianola
Warren County
Iowa, USA

Ruth was born to James Riddle and Adah Lewis
Riddle. She grew up in Des Moines,Iowa and
attended East High School before she married
Robert Lester Ackelson on June 6, 1948. They
were married 48 years before his death. They
had three children, Floyd James, Ardis Diann
and Robert,Jr.
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She was preceded in death by her parents;
husband; two brothers;and son,Floyd James,"Jim".
Survivors include daughter,Ardis Diann Cichon;
son Robert Jr.(Merlene); sister, Helen (Donald) Maples,brother, Kenneth, all of Indianola;
brother, Glen H. (Marsha) of Arizona; grandsons,
RJ, Merle and Michael; granddaughters, Christina (
Edward) Waeliz; and great-daughters, Elizabeth
and Kaylee of California; and several nieces
and nephews.
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Her hobbies included cooking, flowers, reading,
shopping, her family, friends and her little
dachhund, Toby. Ruth was a memember of Indianola
Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Henry Riddle (1901 - 1972)
  Ada May Lewis Riddle (1900 - 1975)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Lester Ackelson (1922 - 1996)
 
 Children:
  Floyd James Ackelson (1951 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  Arthur William Riddle (1920 - 1966)*
  Helen Louise Riddle Maples (1922 - 2010)*
  Glen Howard Riddle (1924 - 2010)*
  Roy Kenneth Riddle (1926 - 2011)*
  Ruth Amy Riddle Ackelson (1927 - 2009)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Her request was to be cremated and buried in this cemetery at a later date.
 
Burial:
IOOF Cemetery
Indianola
Warren County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Beverly Smith Harker
Record added: Sep 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41749123
Ruth Amy <i>Riddle</i> Ackelson
Added by: Beverly Smith Harker
 
Ruth Amy <i>Riddle</i> Ackelson
Added by: Beverly Smith Harker
 
 
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Happy belated birthday dear Cousin.
- Beverly Smith Harker
 Added: Apr. 21, 2011
Dear Ruth, May God grant you many special blessings today, the anniversary of your Earthly Birthday. Happy Birthday with love from your cousin,
- Beverly Smith Harker
 Added: Apr. 20, 2010
Happy Easter Ruth.
- Betty Smith Romick Boustead
 Added: Apr. 3, 2010
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