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  • Ruth Campbell, the grande dame of Homestead, retires at 97

    Ruth Campbell, 97, retired as director of Homestead’s Historic Town Hall Museum. She was known as the grande dame of Homestead after serving the city for more than seven decades.

Ruth Campbell, 97, retired as director of Homestead’s Historic Town Hall Museum. She was known as the grande dame of Homestead after serving the city for more than seven decades. Alecia Richards arichards@miamiherald.com
Ruth Campbell, 97, retired as director of Homestead’s Historic Town Hall Museum. She was known as the grande dame of Homestead after serving the city for more than seven decades. Alecia Richards arichards@miamiherald.com

The grande dame of Homestead just retired — at 97

July 22, 2017 7:30 AM