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Ruth A. Green

August 17, 2006

Ruth A. Green
A memorial service for Ruth Arlene Green, 83, Olathe, was Friday, Aug. 11, at Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home, Olathe.
Mrs. Green died Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2006, in Olathe.
She was born July 13, 1923, in Luray, the daughter of Charles O. and Ora Bell Ruth Nesbitt. She attended Rouner grade school in the Vincent community in Osborne County. She graduated from Luray High School in 1941.
During World War II, she worked at a hardware store in Hill City. She and her husband farmed in the Cheyenne community. They moved to WaKeeney in 1964 and returned to Luray in 1967. They retired in 1988 and moved to Olathe.
She married Homer Green on Sept. 10, 1944. He died in 1992.
Survivors include a daughter, Marlene Bean, Olathe; a son, Lyle Green, De Soto; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
An infant son, Robert Green, died in 1958.
The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society, 1315 S.W. Arrowhead Rd., Topeka 66604, or the American Diabetes Association, 837 S. Hillside, Wichita 67211.
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