Ruth Chaput

A funeral service was held Monday, February 3, 2014 at the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church of Langdon for Ruth Chaput, 85, of Langdon.

Posted on 2/8/14

She died Saturday, February 1, 2014, at the Cavalier County Memorial Hospital of Langdon.

Interment will be held Calvary Cemetery, Langdon in the spring.

Ruth was born October 3, 1928, at Mowbray to Louie and Annie (Kartes) Fischer. She attended elementary school in Mt. Carmel and graduated from St. Alphonsus Catholic High School in Langdon. She was united in marriage to Wilbert E. Chaput on November 18, 1947. They made their home on the farm and were blessed with five children. She was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed crocheting, playing cards, growing raspberries and was known for her canning and baking. She especially loved spending time with her kids and grandkids. She enjoyed attending her grandchildren’s many games and various activities. She had a strong Catholic faith and was a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, the Altar Society and the Catholic Daughters.

Ruth is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Wilbert, her children: Kim (Terian) Chaput of Langdon; Bonnie (Johnny) Walker of Grand Forks; Sherry (Eddie) Huber of Devils Lake; Joann (Jim) Remer of Grand Forks, grandchildren: Jason (Lexi) Chaput; Amanda (Jason) Seykora; Marie (Bill) Mack; Beckie (Adam) Erdmann; Carrie (Nyk) Hope; Alex (Vanessa) Chaput; Justin (Ken) Walker; Brittany Walker; Michael Huber; Stacy Remer; Michele Remer; and Jessica Remer, seven great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; her son, Stacey Chaput; grandson, Louis Chaput; and brothers, Lloyd Fischer and James Fischer.

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Brooks Funeral Home of Langdon was in charge of arrangements.