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Ruby Fern (Lynch) Wolfe

June 24, 1920 ~ March 28, 2018 (age 97)

Ruby Fern Wolfe, 97, passed away at Gibson General Hospital Skilled Nursing Care, March 28th at 11:00 p.m. Ruby was born June 24th 1920 in Gibson County to Floyd and Lucinda (Mason) Lynch. She was united in marriage to Ross Wolfe on September 26, 1940. He passed away February 15, 1968. Ruby was a very loving Mother and Grandmother, and enjoyed having her family getting together. Loved working in her yard, flower beds, and vegetable garden. She always started her day by reading her Bible, devotions, and praying. She was a member of Union Community Church, and really enjoyed her Church family. At the age of 82 she broke her hip and has lived at Skilled Nursing Care for over 15 years. She enjoyed all the activities, especially Bingo, special music, and Church services. In all these years she made many friends and loved the staff and workers at Skilled Nursing Care.

Survived by three sons, Jim Wolfe (Carolyn) of Princeton, Ron Wolfe of Owensville, Jerry Wolfe (Effie) of Hazleton; daughter, Judith Tharp of St. Elmo, IL; 14 grandchildren and several great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ross; Infant son, Larry Joe Wolfe; grandson, Infant James Dean Tharp; grandson, Devin Lee Tharp; great grandsons, Andrew Tharp and Nolan Karmer; great granddaughter, Sarah Kulesza; brothers, Ivan Lynch and Orville Lynch; sisters, Florence Conner and Mary Rigg; son-in-law, Dean Tharp and daughter-in-law, Sharon Wolfe.

Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, April 2, 2018 at Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton. Burial will follow at Shiloh Cemetery near Hazleton. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Monday at Colvin Funeral Home.

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