Ruth Ann Grimm |

Ruth Ann Grimm

Ruth Ann Grimm, 67, passed away July 15, 2007, at home in Silt with her family by her side. Ruth was born Nov. 16, 1939, in Colorado Springs. Ruth worked in banking most of her life. Her most recent employment was with Wells Fargo in Rifle. Ruth was a member of Elks Lodge 2195 in Rifle.She worked tirelessly by her husband’s side with the Elks and Rifle Sportsmen’s Club. She volunteered for the Rifle Chamber of Commerce at the Rifle Information Center.Ruth received numerous awards and accolades for her generous dedication to helping others.She loved reading and crossword puzzles and spending time on their houseboat at Lake Powell. Ruth will be missed by one and all of her family and friends. Ruth is survived by her husband of 35 years, Michael C. Grimm; sons Matthew (Tammy) Jennings, Jeffery (Rose) Jennings, Kurt (Tammy) Grimm, and Darin (Ilene) Grimm; daughters Francine (Leroy) Suiter; 14 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and sister Norma Sherman.A celebration of her life will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 20, at the Rifle Elks Lodge.In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Roaring Fork Hospice, P.O. Box 1970, Glenwood Springs CO, 81602.

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