Ruth Alberta Caquelin was born on January 13, 1926 to James and Stella (Munson) Boucher in Valeria, Iowa. She died on Jan. 2, 2013 at Southfield Wellness Center in Webster City, Iowa. The family moved to Webster City, Iowa where they lived most of their lives. There she attended school and graduated from Webster City High School. On July 26, 1946, she married Donald (Tom) Max Caquelin. They had four children. Donald passed away on August 4, 2001. Ruth was a homemaker and worked at various jobs. She was a longtime member of the Woolstock community. Ruth was an active member of the Faith United Methodist Church until her health prevented her from continuing.