A graveside service for Ruth Marie Clark will be held Thursday, June 14, at 1 p.m. at Olathe Cemetery.
She was born June 23, 1920, in Princeton, Wis., to Otto Semro and Ella Marrie Keller. She died May 19, 2012, at age 91.
She moved to Craig is the late 1920s with her mother. She graduated from Craig High School and Mesa College in Grand Junction.
Mrs. Clark moved to Delta and was co-owner of a liquor store.
She married Darius Clark in 1970 and they moved to Montrose. They owned and operated the Mode O' Day dress shop. They were involved in the Montrose retail community until the late '70s when they sold the store and spent their winters in Las Vegas, Nev., and their summers in Olathe. Mr. Clark died in 1987, and Ruth moved back to Olathe before moving into the Homestead in Montrose during the late 1990s.
Mrs. Clark enjoyed traveling with her husband, rides in the countryside, a meal at the Red Barn and a box of chocolates.
She is survived by two nephews, Bob Semro and Gary Semro, both of Littleton; her stepdaughter, Suzanne White and her husband Joseph of San Juan Capistrano, Calif., and their daughters, Stefanie Tewes, Maria Mebane, Tara White and Vanessa White, all of California; and a great-grandchild, Jackson Mebane.
Crippin Funeral Home and Crematory of Montrose is handling the arrangements.blog comments powered by Disqus