OBITUARY

Ruth Anne Bigelow

November 11, 1942May 28, 2018

Ruth Anne Bigelow, 75, of Goodyear, passed away peacefully in her home on Monday, May 28, 2018 in Goodyear, Arizona. She was born on November 11, 1942 to Lawrence and Elaine (Prince) Beausheur in Price, Utah. She attended Baldwin Park High School, graduating class of 1961. Ruth worked for 40 years for H.E. Christiansen, C.P.A. in Arcadia, California. She was a very active member of the LDS Church, serving faithfully her whole life. She enjoyed anything pink, sewing, crafting, baking pies, gardening, spending time with her family, and watching Fixer Upper. A loving wife and mother, Ruth is survived by her spouse of nearly 33 years, G. Frank Bigelow; 3 children, David (Tiffany), Anne (Bruce), and Joanna (Mark); 3 step-children, Todd, Frank, and Rebecca; 4 grandchildren and 21 step-grandchildren; and many other loving family and friends. She was preceded in death by her sister, Lois. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at Shadow Mountain Mortuary, 2350 E. Greenway Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85022, with Bishop Harry Paxton officiating. Graveside service to follow at 12:30 pm, at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, 23029 N. Cave Creek Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85024. A celebration of Ruth’s life will be planned at a later date in Glendora, California, where she lived for over 40 years.

  • FAMILY

  • Lawrence Beausheur, Father
  • Elaine Beausheur, Mother
  • G. Frank Bigelow, Husband
  • David (Tiffany), Anne (Bruce), and Joanna (Mark), Three Children
  • Todd, Frank, and Rebecca, Three Step-Children
  • Four Grandchildren, Grandchildren
  • 21 Step-Grandchildren, Step-Grandchildren
  • Lois Prince, Sister
  • PALLBEARERS

  • David Bonham, Active Pallbearer
  • Mark Whitson , Active Pallbearer
  • Bruce Olson , Active Pallbearer
  • Mike Miller, Active Pallbearer
  • Zachary Mooney , Active Pallbearer
  • Frank Bigelow, Active Pallbearer
  • Caleb Bigelow, Active Pallbearer

Services

  • Funeral Service Thursday, June 7, 2018
  • Committal Service Thursday, June 7, 2018
REMEMBERING

Ruth Anne Bigelow

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Mary Frances

June 6, 2018

Offering my condolences to the family of Ruth Bigelow. May God strengthen and comfort you to endure this most difficult time. May the Lord's words at John 5: 28, 29 be a source of encouragement.

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Biography

Ruth Anne Bigelow, 75, of Goodyear, passed away peacefully in her home on Monday, May 28, 2018 in Goodyear, Arizona. She was born on November 11, 1942 to Lawrence and Elaine (Prince) Beausheur in Price, Utah. She attended Baldwin Park High School, graduating class of 1961. Ruth worked for 40 years for H.E. Christiansen, C.P.A. in Arcadia, California. She was a very active member of the LDS Church, serving faithfully her whole life. She enjoyed anything pink, sewing, crafting, baking pies, gardening, spending time with her family, and watching Fixer Upper. A loving wife and mother, Ruth is survived by her spouse of nearly 33 years, G. Frank Bigelow; 3 children, David (Tiffany), Anne (Bruce), and Joanna (Mark); 3 step-children, Todd, Frank, and Rebecca; 4 grandchildren and 21 step-grandchildren; and many other loving family and friends. She was preceded in death by her sister, Lois.