Ruth Evelyn Swecker Bathurst

Ruth Evelyn Swecker Bathurst

Ruth Evelyn Swecker Bathurst passed away unexpectedly on October 24, 2017, at the age of 91 years young. She was born in Hebron, North Dakota October 17, 1926, to Mabel Louise Larson and Aubrey Reynolds Swecker. She was the oldest of seven siblings. She married Cecil Eugene Bathurst on August 28, 1943, in Billings Montana. They were married 43 years. They moved to Laurel Montana and had three children; Patty (Don) Coombs, Myrna Brester, and Terry (Debby) Bathurst. She was blessed with eight grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
She enjoyed working for many years with her husband Gene, in the Bathurst family business, Laurel Radio and TV. She was active in the Laurel community. Many people knew her from her beautiful and fun craft projects. She was a member of the Eastern Star, White Shrine and enjoyed square dancing. She volunteered for Welcome Wagon in Laurel; cooked and served for the Rotary Club and other activities at the Methodist church. She was always happy. She had a smile and a hug for everyone. She loved spending time with family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two brothers Kenneth and Duane Swecker, two sisters' Doris Strong and Betty Entzel, grandson Donald Coombs and son-in-law Dick Brester. She is survived by her children, grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, and two brothers Ray and Vernon Swecker. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Eternal rest grant unto her, Oh Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon her. May she rest in peace. Amen


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Saturday, July 20, 2019
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