PRAIRIE DU SAC Wis. Ruth Culver, a co-founder of the Culver's frozen custard chain, died Thursday at age 84, according to a company statement. Ruth Culver and her husband, George, operated several restaurants before founding Culver's in 1984 with their son, Craig, who now leads the chain as chief executive of Culver Franchising System Inc. According to Culver's, Ruth and George Culver worked side by side during the early years of the company, which today has 386 ...

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