Ruth M. Davidson, 83
April 13, 1931 -- April 3, 2015

Ruth Davidson of Cedarburg, formerly of Fond du Lac, passed away at Milan Estates on April 3, 2015, at the age of 83 years.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at the Cedarburg Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory, W63 N527 Hanover Ave., Cedarburg, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. A funeral service will take place on Thursday, April 9, 2015, noon, with a visitation prior from 11 a.m. until the time of service, at Trinity Lutheran Church, N60 W6047 Columbia Road, Cedarburg, with Rev. Brent Halverson presiding. Ruth will be laid to rest on Friday, April 10, 2015, 11:05 a.m. at Fort Snelling Veterans Cemetery, in Minneapolis. Please visit to view the Ruth Davidson video tribute or to send online condolences to the Davidson family. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Lewy Body Dementia Association are appreciated (

Ruth was born on April 13, 1931, in St. Paul, Minn., the daughter of Ephraim Zacher and Mabelle (nee Skjepstad) Zacher. She was united in marriage to Rev.

Glenn Davidson on Dec. 28, 1958, at Our Savior Lutheran Church, in Minneapolis. Their marriage was blessed with two children, Nathan and Amy.

Ruth enjoyed traveling with her husband, Glenn, to Florida's West Coast and New Mexico. She had a great love for the outdoors, and she enjoyed camping with her family. Ruth was a very giving person, and she loved to take care of others. She was the sole caretaker for her husband, Glenn, prior to his passing in 2004. Ruth lived for her family, and she especially enjoyed spending time with her six grandchildren.

Ruth is survived by her children, Nathan (Kirsten) Davidson and Amy (Tim) Koppa; grandchildren, Mackenzie, Zachary, Annika and Samuel Davidson and Sami and Emma Koppa; sister, Kathleen Erickson; and brother-in-law, Rev. Eldon Person. She is further survived by many other relatives and friends. Ruth was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Rev.

Glenn Davidson, sister, Elaine Person, and brother-in-law, Arland Erickson.

She will be missed but never forgotten.