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Ruth Madsen

August 28, 1927 - February 10, 2016

Ruth Madsen, 88, died on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. She was born in Lithuania, came to the United States when she was 5 years old, and grew up in Brooklyn, NY.  She was involved in volunteer work for the Virginia Beach Schools (John B. Dey) as well as the A.R.E.

Mrs. Madsen is survived by her husband, Mr. Per A. Madsen and her son Mr. Alan G. Madsen.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Southside Chapel, 5792 Greenwich Road Virginia Beach, VA 23462 on Sunday February 21st at 1:00 PM.

The family would like to thank her care-giver Mrs. Esperanza Solis for her wonderful and loving care.

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Sunday, February 21, 2016

Time: 1:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Memorial Service

Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Time: 1:00 pm


Princess Anne Memorial Park

1110 N. Great Neck Rd.
Virginia Beach, VA 23454

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