Monday, March 7, 2011

Ruby N. Pease (March 4, 2011)

Ruby N. Pease, 94, died Friday, March 4, 2011 at Brethren Retirement Community. Mrs. Pease was a former long time resident of Arcanum. She was born in Arcanum on November 23, 1916, the daughter of the late Ellsworth and Esta (Fellers) Fourman. Ruby was an employee of Fram (Allied Signal) in Greenville, retiring in 1974. She was a lifetime member of the Faith United Methodist Church, Arcanum, a former member of the Perdy Watters Post 665 American Legion Auxiliary, West Manchester. The Rev Duckwall Sunday School Class and the Circle of Women's Organization at the church. She was preceded in death by her husband Harold J. Pease, who died April 23, 1983, and Sister Bonnie Elliott. Ruby is survived by a Son John H. Pease and wife Maria of Indianapolis; Grandsons Dr. Gregory Pease and wife Dr. Mary Pease and Mark A. Pease and wife Jessica; Great Grandchildren Nicholas, Naya, George, Norah, and Ingrid Pease. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM on Wednesday, March 9, 2011 at Kreitzer Funeral Home, Arcanum with Rev Tom Hite officiating. Burial will follow in Abbottsville Cemetery. The family will receive relatives and friends Wednesday 1 hour before service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Faith United Methodist Church, 101 E. South St., Arcanum, Ohio, 45304.