Ms. Ruth Elena Sjostedt

Ms. Ruth Elena Sjostedt, age 96, of Bradyville, passed away Thursday, July 16, 2015 at Community Care of Rutherford County. She was a native of Pontiac, Rhode Island.

Survivors include her daughter, Karen (Marvin) Pearl of Bradville; Grandson, Kevin (Lisa) Cini of Deerfield, NH; Great Grandchildren, Hunter Cini & Brooke Cini of Deerfield, NH; Friend of 75 years, Viola Knapp of Cranston, Rhode Island.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl Sandberg & Hattie Johnson Sandberg; Husband, Edwin Sjostedt; and Brother, G.L. Sandberg.

Ms. Sjostedt was a lifelong member of the Lutheran Church, was a homemaker, and retired from the State of Rhode Island. She enjoyed sitting on her front porch with her dog, Snickers.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Friend of Concord Crew c/o Woodbury Funeral Home.

Woodbury Funeral Home, 615-563-2311,