Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

July 18, 2013

Ruby (Kathryn) Sharp

The Daily Iowegian

---- — Ruby (Kathryn) Sharp, 93, of Moravia, passed away Monday evening, July 15, 2013 at the Monroe Care Center in Albia. She was born on June 11, 1920 in Wayne County to James and Florence (Austin) Russell.

Ruby married John Sharp in 1946. She was a member of the Grace United Methodist Church in Moravia.

She is survived by her daughters Joyce (Jim) Chriss of Katy, Texas, Carol Shahan of Harrington, Del.; three step-children, Jerry Sharp of West Des Moines, Kathi Wood of Ankeny and Judy (Sal) Dinolfo of the Lake of the Ozarks, Mo.; and three sisters.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John; and son, Russell Lewis.

Visitation will be from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 20 at the Grace United Methodist Church in Moravia. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 20 at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Cindy Finn. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Senior Citizen Meals in Moravia or the Grace United Methodist Church in Moravia.

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