Ruth Lucille Stoll was born Aug. 28, 1929 in Ottumwa, Iowa to Winford and Verna Harris. She was also raised in Ottumwa. Ruth fell in love with Vernon Stoll and they moved to Blaine, Minnesota and raised five children, Rommel, Rita, Michael, Vernon Jr. and Eugene. She retired from Honeywell after 30 years of dedicated service. Ruth moved to Isanti in 1993 to be close to her family. She loved shopping for her children and grandchildren. Along with her many hobbies she loved her trees, flowers and she also enjoyed cooking. She also loved the many years spent with her husband and family camping at the Red Door on Mille Lacs Lake. Ultimately she loved to visit with people.
Ruth will be lovingly remembered by her daughter, Rita (David) Clark of Isanti; Sons, Michael (Christie) Stoll of Mora, Vernon Stoll Jr. of Isanti; sisters, Imogene Collins and Maxine Wratten; 10 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, and many other relatives and friends. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon, daughter, Rommel Droel, and son, Eugene “Buzz” Stoll.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 13 at Cambridge Lutheran Church with Rev. David Everett officiating. A visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12 at Strike Funeral Home – Isanti Chapel and also one hour prior to the funeral Friday at the church. Doyle Peck will sing and play the guitar and Mary Kay O’Neill will serve as organist. Pallbearers will be Thomas Leeb, Troy Leeb, Thomas II Leeb, Dustin Stoll, Maxwell Peterson and Jimmy McKenzie. Interment will be in Morningside Memorial Gardens in Coon Rapids. Arrangements were entrusted to the care of Strike Funeral Home – Isanti Chapel.