Sep. 29, 1990 Cloquet Carlton County Minnesota, USA
Ruth Luella Ness was the daughter of Andrew O Ness and Laura Larson. Ruth married Clarence J Alstad. They had two children: Marilyn and James Curtis Alstad.
Obit was located in "Duluth News Tribune" 9/30/1990 and reads as follows: "Ruth L. Alstad, 82, Cloquet, died Saturday, Sept. 29, 1990, in Cloquet. Born in Racine, Wis., she had been a Cloquet resident since 1931. She graduated from high school in Westby, Mont., in 1926. She retired as manager for Sears Roebuck in Cloquet in 1974. Her husband, Clarence "Bud," died in 1972. Survivors include a son, James of Grand Rapids; a daughter, Marilyn Alstad of Bennington, Vt.; a brother, Curtis Ness of Billings, Mont.; three sisters, Linda, Jane and Esther Ness of Cloquet; and three grandsons. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. services Wednesday in Cloquet Presbyterian Church. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, Cloquet. Arrangements are by Barr Brothers Funeral Home, Cloquet." ---------- 1910 United States Federal Census about Ruth Ness Name: Ruth Ness Age in 1910: 1 9/12 Estimated birth year: abt 1908 Birthplace: Wisconsin Relation to Head of House: Daughter Father's name: Andrew Father's Birth Place: Norway Mother's name: Laura Mother's Birth Place: Norway Home in 1910: Sacred Heart, Renville, Minnesota Race: White Gender: Female Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age Andrew Ness 40 Laura Ness 27 Ontis Ness 3 Ruth Ness 1 9/12 -------- 1920 United States Federal Census about Ruth L Ness Name: Ruth L Ness Home in 1920: Westby, Sheridan, Montana Age: 11 years Estimated birth year: abt 1909 Birthplace: Wisconsin Relation to Head of House: Daughter Father's name: Andrew O Father's Birth Place: Norway Mother's name: Laura Mother's Birth Place: Norway Marital Status: Single Race: White Sex: Female Able to read: Yes Able to Write: Yes Image: 902 Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age Andrew O Ness 49 Laura Ness 36 Curtis O Ness 12 Ruth L Ness 11 Linda A Ness 9 Jane A Ness 2 2/12 -------- 1940 United States Federal Census about Ruth Alstad Name:Ruth Alstad Respondent:Yes Age:30 Estimated Birth Year:abt 1910 Gender:Female Race:White Birthplace:Wisconsin Marital Status:Married Relation to Head of House:Wife Home in 1940:Cloquet, Carlton, Minnesota Street:8th House Number:39 Inferred Residence in 1935:Cloquet, Carlton, Minnesota Residence in 1935:Same House Sheet Number:61A Attended School or College:No Highest Grade Completed:High School, 4th year Household Members: Name Age Clarence J Alstad 37 Ruth Alstad 30 Marilyn Alstad 5 ------- Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002 about Ruth Luella Alstad Name: Ruth Luella Alstad Birth Date: 3 Jul 1908 Death Date: 29 Sep 1990 Death County: Carlton Mother's Maiden Name: Larsen State file number: 025442 Certificate Number: 025442 Certificate Year: 1990 Record Number: 2368444 ---------