Ruth D. Larson

April 1, 1919June 18, 2014

Ruth D. Larson, 95 of Homossasa, Florida died on Wednesday, June 18, 2014. She was born on Tuesday, April 1, 1919 in Lake Park, Minnesota to Oscar and Martha (Moen) Gjelten. Ruth was a retired licensed practical nurse and attended Grace Bible Church. She enjoyed crocheting, reading and attending church.

Ruth was preceded in death by her husbands, Lucien Heyndericks and H. Russell Larson; sons, James and Joel Heyndericks and brothers, Ernest and Gordon Gjelten.

Survivors include her daughter, Judith Taylor and husband Dave of Homosassa, Florida; sons, Marlin Larson and wife Marlene of Tennessee and Clete Larson and wife Gloria of Colorado; sister, Margaret Ward of California; grandchildren, Laurie Pereda and husband Carl of Wisconsin, Lisa Taylor of Homosassa, Florida, Sarah Safstrom and husband Brian of Illinois, Michael Heyndericks and wife Melissa of Minnesota and David Heyndericks and wife Megan of Illinois; many great grandchildren and a great great grandson.

Interment will take place at a later date at Windridge Memorial Park in Cary, Illinois.

Arrangements entrusted to Wilder Funeral Home


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June 19, 2014

R.I.P gramma i will always remember the talks we had and i will always love you as a rest in the good Lords arms now an be at piece no more pain or suffering. love you gramma. Dolly ;{

Janette Caldwell

June 19, 2014

Sorry for your lost , let the memories stay in your heart forever ! love , Janette Caldwell

Staff of Wilder Funeral Home

June 18, 2014

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.