Elaine (Daniels) Studnick passed away on August 2nd
in Salem, Oregon, joining her husband Norman Studnick in
heaven. She died
peacefully with family and her best friends by her side.
was born in Medford, Oregon on December 8, 1948. Ruth spent 37 years with the City of Salem in the road
was the rock of the family, a kind and generous soul who took
pleasure in her friends, her church and enjoying life on the
ranch which she ran with Norman for more than 20 years, and
after Normís passing, acting as a key confidant to Ken who
took over the ranch at his fatherís death. Nothing could beat the smile of delight that Ruth shared when
achieving something new or purchasing a new treasure.
was a devoted member of the South Salem Friends Church, where
she helped with community outreach dinners and found her
spiritual home with friends who became like family.
is survived by her three step-children, Rhonda (Clint) of
Hillsboro, Ken (Heather) and Jeff (Patti) of Scio and their
children, along with many beloved friends who counted her as
memorial service is scheduled for Sunday, September 8th
at 3 PM in the afternoon at the South Salem Friends Church,
1140 Baxter Road SE in South Salem.
Memorial donations can be made in Ruthís name to the
South Salem Friends Church. Serving the family, North Santiam
Funeral Service, Stayton.