Archive for Thursday, April 26, 2007

Obituary: Ruby E. Peters


April 26, 2007

Graveside services for Ruby E. Peters, 93, Lawrence, were Friday, April 20, at Delia Cemetery in Delia.

Miss Peters died Tuesday, April 17, 2007, at Eudora Nursing Center.

She was born Feb. 18, 1914, in Union Star, Mo., the daughter of William and Lucintha G. Pyle Peters. She attended school in Union Star.

Miss Peters managed an apartment complex in Kansas City, Mo. She later worked for Independent Laundry and Dry Cleaners in Lawrence and did alterations for the Kansas University Athletics Department.

Survivors include a brother, Lester Peters, Oklahoma City; and a sister, Edna B. Abram, Eudora.

The family suggests memorials to Heart of America Hospice, sent in care of the Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1260, Lawrence 66044.

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