Ruby Suever, 83
Ruby Lee Suever, 83, of Montezuma, formerly of Spencerville, died at 9:26 a.m. June 17, 2011, at the Celina Manor.
She was born Feb. 14, 1928, in Wise Co., Va., Martha Jane (Maggard) and Denver Lee Sturgill, who preceded her in death.
In July 1984, she married Leonard Suever, and he died Oct. 13, 1995.
Surviving are two sons, Patrick Patterson, of Columbus, Ga., Randy Patterson, of Montezuma; a daughter, Patsy Gardner, of Kingsport, Tenn., 11 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; a brother, Kenneth Sturgill, of Wapakoneta; and a sister, Lena Mae (Nathaniel) Hamilton, Wise, Va.
She was preceded in death by a son, Gary Patterson; a sister, Bertha Mae Voltz; and a sister-in-law, Tina Sturgill.
A homemaker, Ruby had worked at Nameco in Spencerville in the 1960s and later was an elderly care provider in the Delphos area.
She was a member of the Bowersock Brothers, VFW 6772 Auxiliary in Spencerville.
Her hobbies included reading, cooking, and gardening.
Services are at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home in Spencerville, with the Rev. Elmer Davis officiating. Burial will follow in the Spencerville Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society.