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Ruth Doebler

Ruth U. Doebler, 87, of Cavalier, ND passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at the Pembilier Nursing Center, Walhalla, ND. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Cavalier ND. Visitation will be held Monday, September 3, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Askew Funeral Home, Cavalier ND. Visitation at the church for one hour before the time of services. Burial will be held in the Cavalier Cemetery.

Ruth was born May 21, 1931 at Cavalier ND, the daughter of Norman and Josephine (Staldt) Restemayer. She attended country school and graduated from Cavalier High School in 1949.

On October 23, 1949, Ruth married Adolph Doebler, and together farmed their family farms until Adolph’s death in 1981. She also worked part time in the Cavalier Public School kitchen for over 39 years.

She loved going to the county fair from the time she was three years old and was there every year including this past year. Ruth was a 4-H Leader, member of the Cavalier Arts and Crafts Society, Homemakers Club, Pembina County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, and the ladies church group at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. She loved taking care of her grandchildren, playing cards, and playing bingo.

She is survived by her daughters: Colleen (Guy) Daby and Marlys (Gordy) Bjerkness, all of Cavalier; grandchildren: Deanna (Kurt) Kainz, Susan (Jeremy) Burchill, Charles (Ashley) Daby; step-grandchildren: Brian Bjerkness, Michelle (Tate) Burns, Stephanie (Matt) Overgaard; great-grandchilden: Jazmynne Leeson, Morgan Burchill, Kannon and Laynie Kainz, Isabella, Braxton, and Emma Overgaard, Mariah and Trey Burns. Alsosurvived by her sister, Elsie Johnson.
Preceding her in death was her husband, Adolph; parents; sister, Phyllis Thomson; granddaughter, Evie Ruth Bjerkness.


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So sorry for your loss. My sympathies to you.

Barb Kearns Sep 5 2018 12:00 AM

Thinking of you Colleen and Marlys. I will always remember your mom as we were growing up and how she loved to laugh! But more importantly the wonderful friendship she shared with my mom for so many years. Enjoyed the beautiful Video Keepsake of your mom. What wonderful memories! Much Love to you both and Continued Friendship, Paul Unke

Paul Unke Sep 2 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of your mothers passing. Always enjoyed visiting with her but lost contact these last years. My health health & Carols isn't so great otherwise we would be at the funeral. Take care, Alice

alice johnson Sep 1 2018 12:00 AM

Colleen and Marlys and families we are so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. Sending prayers to all and she is now your special Angel to watch over all of you.

Carol ault Sep 1 2018 12:00 AM

Colleen, Guy, Marlys, Gordy and all of the family: Our deepest sympathy of the loss of your loved one. What a beautiful tribute to Ruth. Cherish all of your memories.

edna lindenberger Sep 1 2018 12:00 AM

Colleen & Marlys, Our deepest sympathy to you and your families at this saddened time. Our Moms seem to be the ties that bind us all together. May the memories you have bring you comfort through your tears, laughter through your hard times and family and friends that are there for you. God bless her memory. Don & Michelle Murray

Don & Michelle Murray Aug 31 2018 12:00 AM

Marlys and Ruth and families, I am I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Ruth was a sweet lady. Hugs to all of you. So very hard to loose your Mom! From: Loree and Lana Briese

Loree Briese Hadley Aug 31 2018 12:00 AM

Colleen & Marlys & Families Sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. Know that you are in my thoughts & prayers.

Judy Johnson Aug 31 2018 12:00 AM

Our sincere sympathy to Colleen and Marlys and your families. May your many memories give you comfort at this time, knowing your Mom is at peace.

Rita and Tom Vaughn Aug 31 2018 12:00 AM