In memoriam: Ruth Garrison

Monday, August 24, 2020

Ruth Garrison, a long time Southern California Swimming official and team representative passed away in her sleep late Monday night, August 17th. She is survived by her sons, Nathan and Damon Garrison. She was the glue that kept Santa Fe Springs Aquatics going for many years. She was always quick to help at any Olympic/Metro section meet as a certified Clerk of Course or as the "Problem Solver Admin" as she was referred to.   
Date of birth June 19, 1945
Years in Swimming:
Santa Fe Springs Aquatics 1984‐2012 - all-around team representative
Olympic Section 1990-2011 - served as both Committee Secretary and Treasurer during her Olympic/ Metro section days

Current address for cards or condolences to the family:
Nathan Garrison
5022 Montair Ave 
Lakewood Ca 90712

At this time due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will only be a small family service. However, a larger gathering will be planned in the near future once the  COVID world ends