Ruby L. Lawyer, 98, died on July 17, 2017
Ruby Louise (Green) Lawyer entered Heaven in the early morning of Monday, July 17, 2017, at the age of 98 years, 11 months, and 18 days. She suffered a stroke on Sunday, July 9. She was surrounded by her four children and extended family as she made the final journey.
Visitation will be at 9 a.m., with service at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 20, 2017, at Immanuel Baptist Church Worship Center, 1415 S. Topeka. Graveside service will follow at 1 p.m. at the Cassoday Cemetery in Cassoday, Kan. The family will receive friends following the graveside service at the Cassoday United Methodist Church, 223 S. Washington.
Ruby worked for the Kansas Turnpike Authority for many years, retiring at age 70 in 1988.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Holt and Opal Green; husband, Harold "Hop" Lawyer; and granddaughter, Jamie Louise Lawyer.
Those remaining with wonderful memories are: daughters, Gail (Ted) Pankratz, Marsha (Chris) Hill, Joan (Eric) McLaughlin; son, Eldon (Connie) Lawyer; 8 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandchild.
Memorials may go to Immanuel Baptist Church "Greater Things" Fund. Share condolences at www.CozineMemorial.com. Services by Broadway Mortuary.