SPRINGFIELD — Ruth Ann Blanche Saul died Sept. 11. She was 86.

Mrs. Saul was born Feb. 7, 1926, in Hugo, Minn. She graduated from Forest Lake High School in Minnesota and Eugene Business College and took accounting courses at the University of Oregon. She married Robert Saul in 1950, in Eugene. She worked as an accountant for Willamalane Park and Recreation District for 18 years.

She was preceded in death by her son, John Saul. She is survived by her husband; a son, Daniel, Olympia, Wash.; four daughters, Susan Saul, Vancouver, Wash., Roberta Powell, Beaverton, Laura Saul Haid, Portland, and Jane Saul, Springfield; and four grandchildren.

A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at St. Alice Church in Springfield.