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Persson, Ruth



Ruth Persson, Mutual 11, passed away peacefully at home Nov. 18, surrounded by family.

She is survived by her two sons, John White and Jason Snow II; her daughter Elisa Warren; two grandsons, Wade White and Joshua Sudweeks and a granddaughter, Tricia White.

She found joy in the friendships she cultivated here at Leisure World and treasured each and every one.

As per her wishes, she will be cremated and scattered at sea surrounded by family and friends.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that any donations be made to the Holy Family Church, 13900 Church Place, Seal Beach, CA, 90740.



In Memoriam

Tommy Acuna 43

Gloria McIntire 60

Robbin Hodges 52

Robert George 86

Jacquelyn Bryant 51

Deborah Lynn Boots 51

John Williams 72

Jean Larson 83

Bruce Monroe 82

Herbert Epps 85

May Stein 99

David Voss 67

Nicholas Limer 68

Raymond Valencia 87

Lucille Feldman 95

Families assisted by

McKenzie Mortuary,


—paid obituary