Ruth M. Piske, 89, of Yakima died Monday at Landmark Care Center. Mrs. Piske was born in Courtland, Minn., and lived in the Yakima Valley since 1930. She was employed as a residential rights coordinator within the nursing home industry.
Survivors include a son, Frederick Piske of Yakima; a daughter, Carol Butler of Yakima; a brother, Donald Groth of Portland; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Yakima. Arrangements are by Valley Hills Funeral Home and Crematory, Yakima.