Ruth C. Nelson

ESCANABA — Ruth C. Nelson, 98, of 1028 N. 18th St., Escanaba, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, at Christian Park Healthcare Center in Escanaba, surrounded by her loving family.

Visitation will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Escanaba. Funeral services celebrating the life of Ruth will follow at 2 p.m. Monday at Bethany Lutheran Church. A luncheon will be served following the service in the Bethany Lutheran Church fellowship area. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Bethany Lutheran Church Radio Fund. Envelopes will be available at the Anderson Funeral Home or at the church the day of the services.

The Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone are assisting the Nelson family and online condolences may be sent at