Ruth Nelson

Dec. 29, 1936-April 4, 2019

SLAYTON — Services for Ruth Nelson, 82, of Slayton will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Christ Lutheran Church in Slayton. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at Christ Lutheran Church in Slayton and also one hour prior to the services at the church on Wednesday. Burial is at Bethany Lutheran Cemetery in rural Slayton. Totzke Funeral Home of Slayton is entrusted with arrangements.

She died Thursday, April 4, 2019, at the Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D.

She was born Dec. 29, 1936, in Tyler, to Walter and Alice Anderson Sagmoen

Survivors includes her three children, Dale of Slayton, Jeff of Stoughton, Wisconsin, and Tom of Avoca; 11 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; and two siblings, Wayne Sagmoen of Bloomington, and Karen Keifer of Tyler.