Ruth Tronson

Ruth Tronson, 76, Bismarck, passed away Friday, April 25, 2014, at Sanford Health, Fargo, surrounded by family and friends.

Ruth was born March 28, 1938, in Rugby, to Carl and Helen (Strand) Fredrickson.

Those left to cherish her memory are: her husband, Dennis, Bismarck; her children, Linda (Pam) Patrick, Brainerd, Minn., Shelly Hansen, Brenda (Byron) Crawford and Sandy (Jon) Engelhardt, all of Fargo, and J.R. Kasper (Jaime Conmy), Bismarck; three stepchildren, Kim Fick, Denver, Mickey Tronson, Douglas, Wyo., and Jason (Kristy) Tronson, Houston, Texas; one brother, Don (Sandy) Fredrickson, Fairview, Mont.; sister-in-law, Debbie (Doug) Krosbakken, Las Vegas, Nev.; one niece, Shanna Fredrickson, Billings, Mont.; one nephew, Kent Krosbakken, Denver; 17 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by: her parents and stepfather; her nephew, Mike Fredrickson; grandson, Brandon Lutz; and great-grandson, Carter Miller.

Her funeral service will be: Thursday, May 1, at 10:30 a.m., at DaWise-Perry Funeral Services, 4614 Memorial Highway, Mandan. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at DaWise-Perry Funeral Services.

Please sign her guestbook and share memories at (www.dawiseperry.com). Funeral arrangements are being made with DaWise-Perry Funeral Services, Mandan.