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 Ruth Marie <I>Bengtzen</I> Anderson

Ruth Marie Bengtzen Anderson

Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 2 Oct 1996 (aged 76)
Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 12 E 064 4
Memorial ID 34702 · View Source
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Ruth Marie Bengtzen Anderson, our loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, died October 2, 1996 peacefully at home with her children by her side.

She was born December 19, 1919 in Salt Lake City, to Hans Eugene and Merle Lucille Marcroft Bengtzen.

Married A.V. (Arnie) Anderson, November 15, 1938. They made their home in Midvale where they raised their family. Moved to Murray in 1978. He love for sewing lead her to work in the retail fabric business in 1964. She became a Store and District Manager for Fashion Fabrics and later retired from House of Fabrics. She was the current president of XI Upsilon Chapter, Beta Sigma Phi sorority. Mother devoted her life to her husband and family and will remain in our hearts forever.

She is survived by her son, Victor E. (Sandra) Anderson, Tumwater, Wash. four daughters, Marilyn A. (Thomas) Turner, Ogden; Linda A. (Vance) Christensen, Federal Way, Wash.; Denise A. (Bradford) Ogburn, Laguna Niguel, Calif.; and Susan A. (Joseph) Martin, Henderson, Nev.; 11 grandchildren, Michael Anderson, Pamela (Sandy) Witkowski, Jennifer (Matthew) Jackson, Sally, Ryan and David Christensen, Barbara and Eric Ogburn, Connie (Terry) Bombard, Anna and Nichole Martin; great-granddaughter, Judzia Bombard.

Graveside services will be held in Mom's honor on Monday, October 7th, at 1:30 p.m. at Murray City Cemetery, 5600 South Vine St. Friends may call Monday, 12-1 p.m. at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 South State Street.

Source-Deseret News Friday, October 4, 1996 Obituary

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34702
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruth Marie Bengtzen Anderson (19 Dec 1919–2 Oct 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34702, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .