Remembering Ruth Varn—An advocate and ally

Ruth Varn, a staunch activist and advocate for general aviation, and recipient of AOPA’s Laurence P. Sharples Award in 1986 for her efforts in defending Florida’s Albert Whitted Airport, died in Newport News, Virginia, at age 94.

Remembering Ruth Varn—An advocate and ally

Ruth Varn, a staunch activist and advocate for general aviation, and recipient of AOPA’s Laurence P. Sharples Award in 1986 for her efforts in defending Florida’s Albert Whitted Airport, died in Newport News, Virginia, at age 94.