Ruth (Koziell) Judd, 91, of North Oaks, Minn., formerly of Bristol, passed away July 15, 2018.
She was born and raised in Bristol and was a graduate of Thomas H. Patterson Elementary School in 1941 and Bristol High School in 1945. She was a graduate of Tufts University in 1949, receiving a BA in Economics. At Tufts, she became a member of Alpha Omicron Pi Sorority. Upon graduation, she worked at Aetna Life Insurance Company at the home office in Hartford for 2 years as a Group Insurance underwriter. She married Edmond in 1951. They lived in CT, Ill., Ohio and Mich. where she was an active member of each community. They moved to Minn. ten years ago to be closer to family. Ruth enjoyed many activities including volunteering in several clubs and committees, traveling, entertaining, opera, performance theater and study groups.
She was predeceased by her loving husband of 63 years Edmond; her son, Curtis; her brothers, Frank and James and her parents.
She is survived by her daughter, Polly ( Robb ) LaChappelle; grandsons Curtis, Jackson and Joel; nieces, nephews and many friends.
A Memorial Service and Interment for Ruth and Edmond will be held Monday, August 6 at 10 a.m. at The First Congregational Church and West Cemetery in Bristol. Memorials preferred to First Congregational Church of Bristol, 31 Maple St., Bristol, 06010 or donor’s choice.