Ruth T. Fitzgerald

Ruth Theresa Fitzgerald, 84, of Forest Grove, died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014.

Private cremation rites will be held at Hoyt Crematory in Forest Grove.

She was born Feb. 14, 1929, in Roy, to Tom and Etta (Vandomlen) Nielson.

She married Richard Fitzgerald in 1952 in Long Beach, Calif.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard, in 2011; parents; and sisters, Blanche Schoen and Geneva Schoen.

Survivors include her sons, Robert Fitzgerald of Forest Grove and Timothy Fitzgerald of Cornelius; siblings, John Nielson of Tillamook and Norma Davis of Hillsboro; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.