Ruth Perkl, who passed away Sunday, is already in Jesus’s arms

jesusphotoI’ve posted a few unusual obituaries this year, but this is the first quirky obit photo I’ve put on the site. Nobody was at the Hastings Star-Gazette or the Wise Family Funeral Home this afternoon to comment on it. MinnPost media writer David Brauer wrote on Twitter: “Creativity in obit photos (aka, Does Jesus Ask Your To Take Off Your Hat?)”

* Ruth H. Perkl, 78, passed away peacefully Dec. 23 (
* Earlier: Obituary for 94-year-old woman mentions betrayal and heartbreak (