Announcements & Celebrations

Richard (Rick) and Ruth Shaw

Rick and Ruth Shaw of Custer will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary Christmas Eve. They were married December 24, 1956, in Miles City, MT.They have four wonderful children, Richard II (BJ), James, Maria Bankston and Debra Juno; six fantastic grandchildren, Vashti, Amanda, Ryan, Tony, Patric (Ashley) and Nick; and one precious great-grandchild, Emily Marie.Rick is retired from the US Navy and from driving for Harry Smith Gardens. Ruth has retired as general manager of the Mount Baker Theatre.They attribute their lengthy marriage to mutual kindness, compromise and a great deal of patience!