Ruth E. Foulks
1922 ~ 2013
Ruth Elaine Hultquist Foulks, age 91, died early Saturday morning, July 13, 2013, in Salt Lake City, UT. She was born to Arnold E. & Mabel Hultquist in Salt Lake City, on July 10, 1922. She attended St. Mark's Nursing School and Westminster College. On November 18, 1942 she married James Neal Foulks in Salt Lake City.
Ruth loved gardening, needle work, reading, playing piano and traveling. She cherished and enjoyed spending time with her family.
Ruth is survived by her children Gary N. Foulks (Sims), Gayle Pierce (Dave), Connie Crandall, Marc Foulks (Kathryn), 8 grandchildren, 10 (plus 1 on the way) great-grandchildren, and sister Barbara Kimball.
She was preceded in death by her husband Neal, grandson Jeff, sister Frances, and brother Arnie.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 18 at Zion Lutheran Church located at 1070 Foothill Drive, Salt Lake City at 11 AM. A visitation will be held Wednesday at Evans & Early Mortuary located at 574 E. 100 S. Salt Lake City, from 6 PM to 8 PM, and again Thursday 1 hour prior to services. Interment will take place at Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park on Friday, July 19. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Zion Lutheran Church Memorial Fund or Utah Special Olympics.
The family would like to thank the Canyon Creek memory care staff for their gentle kindness to our mom.