Annabelle Ruth King

TRUMAN – A Celebration of Life service for Annabelle Ruth (Nickerson) King, 90, of Truman, will be 2 p.m. today, Feb. 28, 2013, at Truman Church of Christ, in Truman, with fellowship to follow.

Annabelle succumbed to old age at 90 on Feb. 25, 2013, in hospice care at Temperance Lake Ridge Senior Living, Sherburn, Minn. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service today in the church. Arrangements are being handled by Zaharia Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Truman.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Stan and Mary Nickerson; husband, Robert King; son, Robert Clark Geri; sister, Ellen Whitrock and brothers, Russell and Edgar Nickerson.

She is survived by son, Greg (Dianne) King; daughters Annette (Drew Gesell) King, and Karen King; daughter-in-law, Docia Geri; grandchildren, Heather (Ned) Hodgson, Jennifer (Tom Dixon) McGill, Anne Geri (Brian) Butcher, Spencer King, and Calvin King; great-grandchildren, Cassie, Hanna, Davi, Joel, Ethan, Charlotte and Elizabeth; one sister, Colleen Engel and her husband Willard; nieces, nephews; and many dear friends.

The family wishes to thank the compassionate staff at Temperance Lake Ridge for the excellent loving care she and her family received during her short stay there, as well as all of the hospice nurses providing care and counsel in her final days.

Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers. Condolences may be sent to Zaharia Family Funeral and Cremation Service, 102 E. Ciro St., Truman, MN 56088.