Ruth Ann Anderson

March 22, 1950 - January 17, 2022

Ruth Ann Anderson, age 71, of Aurora, Missouri, passed away at 2:25 a.m. on Monday, January 17, 2022, at Roaring River Health and Rehabilitation in Cassville, Missouri. She was born March 22, 1950, in Festus, Missouri, the daughter of Henry and Thelma (Hinton) Ellis.

Ruth was a 1969 graduate of Festus High School, in Festus, Missouri. She worked at a cheese curd factory in Wisconsin and was a certified medical technician at the Twin City Manor in Crystal City, Missouri.

She married Gary Blaine Boxwell in 1970 and he preceded her in death in 2007.

Ruth is survived by her son, Ian Boxwell and his wife, Ellen, of Aurora; two sisters, Betty Welch and her husband, Keith, of Hillsboro, Missouri and Janet Rebstock and her husband, Scott, of Valley Park, Missouri and one brother, Gary Ellis and his wife, Angie, of Dittmer, Missouri.

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Thelma and her husband, Gary.

No services are planned at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home, in Aurora, Missouri.