Monday, June 20th, 2011
Ruby Lee Suever, 83, of Montezuma and formerly of Spencerville, died at 9:26 a.m. June 17, 2011, at Celina Manor.
She was born Feb. 14, 1928, in Wise County, Va., to Denver Lee and Martha Jane Maggard Sturgill. In July 1984, she married Leonard Suever, who died Oct. 13, 1995.
Survivors are three children, Patsy Gardner, Kingsport, Tenn., Patrick Patterson, Columbus, Ga., and Randy Patterson, Montezuma; a brother, Kenneth Sturgill, Wapakoneta; a sister, Lena Mae (Nathaniel) Hamilton, Wise; 11 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Deceased is a son, Gary Patterson; a sister, Bertha Mae Voltz; and a sister-in-law, Tina Sturgill.
A homemaker, she had worked at Nameco, Spencerville, in the 1960s and later was an elderly care provider in the Delphos area. She was a member of Bowersock Brothers Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary in Spencerville.
Service is 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home, Spencerville, the Rev. Elmer Davis officiating. Burial will follow in the Spencerville Cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society.