Obituary Notices and Memorials

ROYAL, Ruth Helen Schaper 75, of Great Falls, died Feb. 9, 2011, at Peace Hospice after a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. Left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Joni Schaper of California, her son Gregory Schaper of Ohio, her two granddaughters Danielle Coty Schaper and Mollie Joyce Schaper, both of Kentucky, sister Phyllis Jakes and family of Great Falls, brothers; Alvin (Leah) Brown and family of Great Falls, Henry (Beverly) Brown and family of Rock Springs, Wyo., and Frank (Sharon) Brown and family of Belt and numerous other relatives. She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Frank and Mabel Goodman Brown, her sister Beverly Stroop, former husband Raymond Schaper and brother-in-law Earl Jakes. A special heartfelt thank you to her niece Sherry (John) Kauffman and nephew David (Judi) Stroop for all their love, concern and devotion. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Croxford Funeral Home. Condolences to the family can be left at

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