Ruth Scott

A funeral service was held Friday, May 9, 2014 at the Emmanual Evangelical Church in Langdon for Ruth Scott, 82, of Fargo and formerly of Hannah.

Ruth Scott

Posted on 5/8/14

She died May 3, 2014 at Villa Maria Nursing Home in Fargo.

Interment at Lebanon Cemetery in Langdon.

Ruth Edailia Pfeifer was born to Jacob and Karoline Pfeifer on February 19, 1932 on their farmstead in Alsen. She went to the Gordon School #1 in Gordon Township. After leaving home she married Albert Scott on June 18, 1952. They farmed near Alsen and later moved to Tioga where Albert worked in the oil field and she babysat for several people and was a stay a home mom. In 1970 they moved to Hannah to be closer to her parents, and she worked as a dishwasher for the Hannah Public School for several years. After building their house in Langdon 1976 she then started doing babysitting for many different families along with working at the Langdon Senior Center as a dishwasher.

Ruth is survived by her son, Craig Scott of Cathay; daughter Colette Carter of West Fargo; sister Rozi Jorgenson of Battle Lake, Minn.; grandson Cody Brown of West Fargo; granddaughters: Cassandra Golden of Cathay, Aimee Scott of Cathay, Heather Brown of Langdon, Marie Asbury of Cathay, LaTasha Scott of Cathay, Kayla Carter of West Fargo; great-grandchildren: Timothy Golden Jr., Sierra Golden, and Mason Golden, LillyAunna Asbury, Carl Scott all of Cathy and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Albert, son Curtis, brother Art Pfeifer, step-brothers Ray (Jean) Pfeifer and Harold (Margaret) Pfeifer, and half-sisters Phyllis Long and Violet Beier.

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Brooks Funeral Home of Langdon was in charge of arrangements.