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Ruth Lawrence Dick
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Birth: Jul. 5, 1913
Death: May 7, 2004

Ruth Lawrence Dick, 90, of Newton, former teacher and librarian in the Valley Center and Newton area, died May 7, 2004. Her ashes were interred at a private service at Greenwood Cemetery, Newton. A memorial service is at 3 p.m. today (Thursday) at First Mennonite Church, Newton.

She was born July 5, 1913, in Larned, the daughter of Russell Lawrence and Lavina Barton. She was a 1931 graduate of Hutchinson High School and graduated from Baker University. She married William "Bill" Dick on Oct. 13, 1946. He preceded her in death, as did a sister, Elinor Grove. She was youth director at College Hill Methodist Church.

Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Ruth Anne and Jacob Abraham of Austin, Texas, Lillian and David Quiring of Liberal; sister, Kathryn Long of Neodesha; four grandhildren; two foster granddaughters; one great-grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorials have been etablished with Mennonite Central Committee and the Kansas Rural Center in care of Petersen Funeral Home, Newton.

Greenwood Cemetery
Harvey County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Barb
Record added: Feb 17, 2008
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Ruth <i>Lawrence</i> Dick
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 Added: Feb. 21, 2008

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