Ruth Elizabeth Minch, 88 of Greeley, formerly of Johnstown passed away Thursday, March 26, 2020 in Greeley.
She was born April 20, 1931 in Milliken to Benjamin and Elizabeth (Krieger) Kaiser where she grew up and graduated from Milliken High School in 1949.
Ruth worked as a custodian at Roosevelt High School for 21 years, retiring in 1991. She enjoyed the students and faculty while working at the school. She also loved working in her yard, watching old musicals on TV, dancing and family holiday gatherings at her home.
In her younger years, Ruth grew up in the German Lutheran Church, later attending the Milliken Presbyterian Church.
She is survived by her three sons; Vernon Jr. (Christine), Miles Ray and John Elliott Minch, three grandchildren; Traci McEntee, Terry Pulver and Melissa Shrader, three great-grandchildren; Brianna and Justin McEntee and Kaity Shrader as well as her two sisters; Viola (Dennis) Lumberg and Jane (Milton) Nazarenus.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Kathy Arlene Pulver, sister Esther Kaiser and brother Elmer Kaiser.
Visitation 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Adamson. Family graveside at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Due to Covid-19, her Life Celebration will be held at a later date. Memorial gifts may be made to “Life Care Center-Greeley” in care of Adamson, 2000 47th Ave., Greeley, CO 80634. Friends may view complete story and leave condolences at AdamsonCares.com.