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Ruth Norma Moser

Ruth Norma Moser

The funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at the Federated Church in Morris, with Reverend Jennifer Amy-Dressler officiating. Visitation will be held at the church one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at the Summit Cemetery, Morris.

Ruth Norma (Christensen) Moser was born on May 31, 1933 in Skagen, Denmark to Dan and Magdalene (Nielsen) Christensen. She and her family came to America when Ruth was 13 years of age. They farmed near Barrett, MM for a short time before moving to the family farm near Morris. On August 25, 1953, she married Donald Moser, son of Dan and Jessie (Moyer) Moser. They made their home in Morris where they raised their four children and enjoyed 50 years of marriage before Don's passing in 2003.

Ruth passed away on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Rosewood on Broadway Nursing home in Fargo under the care of Hospice. She was 80 years old.

She is survived by her daughter, Pam (Greg) Moll, Moorhead, MN; son, Jeff, Mankato, MN; daughter-in-law, Sandy (Leuthardt) Moser, Rochester, MN; two sisters, Esther (Gordon) Thompson, Cyrus, MN and Birte Christensen, Sun City, AZ; two brothers, Knute (Rosy) Christensen, Morris, MN and Kaj (Becky) Christensen, Mandan, ND; eleven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Ruth was preceded in death by her husband, two sons, Phillip and David, and her parents.

Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris is in charge of the funeral arrangements. An online guest book can be signed at