|Birth: ||Jan. 11, 1914|
|Death: ||Aug. 9, 2007|
Ruth T. Castle, of Midland, passed away Thursday, August 9, 2007.
She was born January 11, 1914 to Swan Conrad Thorson and Elsa Norregaard Thorson in Meade, Nebraska. Ruth was raised and educated in Kerrville, Texas and was a graduate of Tivy High School. She continued her education at Tyler Commercial College in Tyler, Texas. On February 15, 1935, she married Bert I. Castle. He preceded her in death in 1995. Prior to her retirement, Ruth had worked for Ohio Oil (now Marathon Oil Company), Robert E. Lee High School, and Ranchland Hills Country Club. She was a member of Midland Ostomy Club, and Midland Women's Club. Ruth also made a lasting contribution toward The Midland College Medical Science Department. She enjoyed spending time with her many close family and friends, bowling, and traveling.
Ruth is survived by her son, Jerry M. Castle of Midland, TX; grandsons, Shawn E. Castle of Denton, TX; and Aaron D. Castle of Lakeridge, IN; granddaughter, Chana M. Castle of Midland, TX; great-grandchildren, Tayler M. Castle, Jordan D. Castle, and Hannah Castle-Gillespie; and brother, Roger Thorson, of Dallas, TX.
Funeral services were held Monday, August 13, 2007 at Trinity Presbyterian Church with Pastor Patrick Payton officiating. Interment followed at Resthaven Memorial Park. Memorials may be directed to Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2800 W. Louisiana, Midland, Texas 79701 of Hospice of Midland, 911 W. Texas, Midland, Texas 79701. Arrangements were under the direction of Ellis Funeral Home. To place on-line condolences visit www.mem.com.
Published in Midland Reporter-Telegram on August 14, 2007
Bertrand I Castle (1909 - 1995)*
Resthaven Memorial Park
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