Aug. 21,1930 - March 15, 2018
Ruth Hepner, age 87, formerly of Ennis, died March 15, 2018 at Dillon, Montana.
Ruth was born August 21, 1930 at Wallace, Idaho to Harold and Margaret Hepner. She attended schools in South Dakota, North Dakota, Montana, graduating from Libby High School , one year at the University of Montana of 1948-1949, received B.S. in nursing from University of Maryland in 1962. She was active in nursing in Baltimore until 1979 when she returned to Montana to be with her mother, Margaret Daems, in Varney, taking care of her in terminal illness at home. Prior to nursing, Ruth had done many kinds of work in Montana, Washington, Illinois, and Maryland.
Ruth was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church at Jeffers. Her hobbies included cooking, reading and music.
Cremation has taken place, no services will take place, and her ashes will be interred at a later date in the Daems Lot in the Hillside Cemetery at Virginia City, Montana.
K&L Mortuaries & Crematory of Ennis is assisting with arrangements.