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    March 5, 2015

    You are Invited to a Celebration of Ruth Denison’s Life!

    You are Invited to a Celebration of Ruth Denison’s Life!
    9/29/22 – 2/26/15
















    Dear Beloveds of Ruth~

    Ruth Denison passed away gently ~

    February 26 at 3:00am.



    There will be a memorial service to honor Ruth’s life at Wiefels Yucca Valley Mortuary, followed by a dinner at Dhamma Dena.
    March 21, 2015
    9:00 am – 9:00 pm


    If you are unable to attend in person, the ceremony will be broadcast live over the internet:



    * If you DO intend to attend, please let us know 
    by responding to this invitation, 
    so that we can be well prepared.*


    RSVP by clicking on the link below:


    9:00am  Ruth requested an open casket.  In true Ruth fashion, she wanted to make sure we had an opportunity to practice contemplation of death.


    1:00pm  Ceremony honoring Ruth


    3:00pm  Motorcade to crematorium in nearby Joshua Tree


    4:30pm  Gathering and catered dinner (at 6:00pm):


    Dhamma Dena
    65620 Giant Rock

    Joshua Tree, CA  92252

    In lieu of flowers, Ruth requested that donations be made to her Enduring Legacy Fund.  Dana bowls will be available.

    We have done our best to contact as many of Ruth’s students and friends as possible, but know there are many we do not have contact information for. Please forward this to anyone you know who loved Ruth.


    With love and gratitude
    Robert Beatty
    For more information
    CarolAnn Barrows


    PLEASE NOTE:   When you respond to this invitation, we will contact you regarding your housing needs.



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