Ruth Arlene Ernst, 91, of Lodi, died Dec. 16. She was born Jan. 2, 1921 in Acampo.
Mrs. Ernst was a homemaker. She enjoyed trips to Lake Tahoe and playing bingo.
She is survived by her daughter, Judith Carpenter of Myrtle Point, Ore.; son, Gerald Ernst of Lodi; brother, Robert Memory of Clear Lake; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Ernst.
There will be no services or visitation.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of San Joaquin, 3888 Pacific Ave., Stockton, CA 95204.
Donahue Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.