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Dorothy Betty Nouwens Ruswick
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Birth: Sep. 4, 1929
Lynden
Whatcom County
Washington, USA
Death: Jan. 15, 2011
Bellingham
Whatcom County
Washington, USA

Dorothy Betty Ruswick, age 81, died Saturday, January 15, 2011 in Bellingham. A lifelong Whatcom County resident, Dorothy was born September 4, 1929 in Lynden to Adrian and Bessie (Brunger) Nouwens.

Her love for the outdoors was evident as she worked many years as a groundskeeper; enjoyed gardening and river fishing. In her younger years, she attended First Christian Reformed Church in Lynden. Dorothy will be remembered as a loving mom, grandmother and friend to many.

Her family is thankful for loving care given Dorothy by all the staff at Alderwood Care Center and also for special friend and caregiver Barb Hoy.

Preceded in death by infant son, Doug Nott and granddaughter Christina Lindsay.

Dorothy will be interred next to her parents in Monumenta Cemetery.

-Obituary from Gillies Funeral Home
 
 
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 Parents:
  Adrian J. Nouwens (1900 - 1997)
  Bessie Brunger Nouwens (1900 - 1979)
 
 Siblings:
  Nellie Stap Knutzen (1920 - 2005)**
  Ruth Stap (1922 - 1922)**
  Dorothy Betty Nouwens Ruswick (1929 - 2011)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Monumenta Cemetery
Lynden
Whatcom County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Nancy Kiel-Gravning
Record added: Jan 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64469585
Dorothy Betty <i>Nouwens</i> Ruswick
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Rest in peace...
- Nancy
 Added: Jan. 20, 2011
 
 
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