Vivian Ruter

Obituary of Vivian Ruter

Vivian Ruter, age 89, of New London, died Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at GlenOaks Senior Care Campus in New London.  Funeral services will be held on Friday, December 3, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. in the Dirks-Blem Funeral Chapel in Renville.  The Rev. Anna Williamson will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Renville.  Visitation will be one hour prior to the services on Friday. 

Vivian Ruter was born on August 20, 1932, in Renville, Minnesota to Lucas and Weike (DeVries) Ruter.  She graduated from Renville High School in 1950.  After graduation, she continued to live on the family farm until her father died in 1976.  She then moved to the Cottonwood Apartments in Spicer, MN. In 2011, she moved to the Divine House in Willmar, MN. In August of 2021, she moved to GlenOaks Senior Living Center in New London.  Vivian had been a member of Ebenezer Presbyterian Church north of Renville for many years.  Vivian enjoyed family holiday meals and had a special love for anything sweet. 

She is survived by her sister-in-law Loretta Ruter and many nieces and nephews.  She is preceded in death by her parents, and her seven brothers and five sisters.

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