Ruth A. Nelson, 98, of Maddock, N.D., died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at the Heart of America Medical Center Hospital in Rugby, N.D. 

Ruth A. Nelson, 98, of Maddock, N.D., died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at the Heart of America Medical Center Hospital in Rugby, N.D.  Funeral services will be Friday, Nov. 9, 2012,  at 11 a.m.  at Viking Lutheran Church, rural Maddock, with Pastor Allen Campbell officiating.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.  Visitation will be Thursday Nov. 8, 4 to 7 p.m. with a 7 p.m. Prayer Service at the Nelson Funeral Home in Maddock.