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Published February 16 2014

Ruth Borg Olson

Ruth Borg Olson will celebrate her 100th birthday with her family. Cards may be mailed to her at the Good Samaritan Center, 150 County Road 34, Arthur, N.D. 58006.

She was born Feb. 24, 1914, in Valley City, N.D., to Ludvig and Mary Borg. She married Walter Olson in 1940 in Harwood, N.D. They farmed near Argusville, N.D., until moving to Fargo in 1981. Walter died in 1983. She moved to the Good Samaritan Center in 2008.

She has five children, Margie Martin (Larry) Lee, Velva, N.D.; John (Margaret) Olson, Argusville; Arlene (Robert) Peterson, Fargo; Bill (Marybeth) Engelke, Arthur; and John (Bev) Engelke, Savage, Minn.; nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.