Obituary: Ruth Sandin and#8211; December 9, 1916 – February 16, 2010 |

Obituary: Ruth Sandin and#8211; December 9, 1916 – February 16, 2010

Ruth Sandin passed away on February 16, 2011 in Truckee, California. She was born on December 9, 1916 in Sioux City, Iowa. Ruth was a faithful member of the Kings Beach United Methodist Church and an active member of the community. She was named Volunteer of the Year and Senior Citizen of the Year and was a member of the Over 50and#8217;s Club for many years.

Ruth moved to California in 1934 where she met her husband Kenneth Sandin (1909-1978). They built their home in Tahoe Vista, California in 1963 and retired there in 1974. Ruth is survived by her sister Arlene Frederick and husband Jack; sons and daughters-in-law John and Jan, Tom and Janet, and Don and Sandy; and by six grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

Services will be held at the Kings Beach United Methodist Church on Saturday, June 11, 2011 at 1:00 pm.

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