Mrs. Elizabeth Ruth Hinsdale passed away yesterday at the Hinsdale Ranch in Cuyama. Mrs. Hinsdale was a pioneer in the valley where she resided 41 years. She was born July 27, 1867 in St. Joseph, Missouri. Surviving are one daughter, Miss William P. Hinsdale of Cuyama Valley; two grandchildren, Mrs. J. Dan McDaniel of Sacramento and Mrs. Robert J. Davis of Wilmington, California; and four great grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, January 12, at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Erickson and Brown Funeral Home. Reverend Daniel Hjerstedt, minister of the Bakersfield Revival Center will officiate. Interment will be in West Side District Cemetery.