|Birth: ||Jan. 17, 1916|
|Death: ||Feb. 20, 2012|
Ruby Lenore Buse, 96 formerly of Toledo, Oregon, died Feb 20,2012 in Gresham, Oregon.
She was born Jan 17, 1916 to George & Ellen Taylor in Merkle, Texas. Ruby would later have 11 siblings to share her childhood with as she grew up in New Mexico.
In 1936, she married Harvey Harrison Buse in Carlsbad, New Mexico. They raised two boys Glenn & George. The family of four moved to Toledo in 1946. Ruby was active in the Civic Club and attended Trinity United Methodist Church. She helped start the Methodist Thrift Shop and continued to volunteer at the thrift shop as long as she could. She was also active in the Grange and Rebekah's.
Ruby was a child care provider for many children in the Toledo area. While tending the needs of her own children and those of others, she would quilt, sew, and care for her garden.
She was widowed in 1972 but remained in Toledo until her health caused her to move to Sandy, Ore. to be near her son, George.
She is preceded in death by her son, Glenn.
She is survived by her son, Alvin George (Sarah) Buse and her sister, Mary (Anthony) Wadlow of Corvallis.
A funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, at Trinity United Methodist Church, 383 NE Beech St. in Toledo. Ruby's final resting place will be at the Toledo Cemetery with her husband.
Bateman Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
News times newspaper.
Harvey Harrison Buse (1911 - 1973)
Glenn Harvey Buse (1938 - 1994)*
Created by: Lucile Phares Cobb
Record added: Feb 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85653141
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