Logansport High School
Ruth Ann Strong Kirby.
January 9, 1941
- August 10, 2010
Ruth Ann Kirby,
69, Logansport, died at 11:53 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2010, in the emergency
room at Logansport Memorial Hospital.
Born Jan. 9, 1941, in Thornhope,
Indiana, she was the daughter of Walter Strong and Hazel Lones. She was married July 2, 1966, in Logansport,
to John James Kirby, who preceded in death Nov. 28, 1997.
Ruth Ann retired from General Tire
after 30 plus years of service.
Ruth Ann was a 1959 graduate of
Logansport High School and was a member of the VFW Post 3790 Ladies Auxiliary
and Fraternal Order of Eagles 323 Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed playing bingo and cards.
Surviving are daughters, Cheryl
Woodke and husband, Roger, Logansport, Angelia Trapp and husband, Mitch,
Indianapolis, and Kim Piercy and husband, Scot, and Sallie Layman and
husband, Larry, all of Phoenix; son, John W. Kirby, Dallas; nine
grandchildren, Ian James Krohn, Trevor Krohn, Bryan Krohn, Terry Piercy,
Jessica Piercy, Brett Duevalle, Corrina Duevalle, Joseph Hill and Jacob
Ulery; four great-grandchildren, Dayshawn, Van, Devin and Robert; sister,
Susie Ankney and husband, Maynard, Ohio; brother, Richard Strong and wife,
Services are 10 a.m. Saturday at
Gundrum Funeral Home with the Rev. Horace Smith officiating.
Burial will be in Ever-Rest
Memorial Park Cemetery, Cass County.
Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m.
Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Area Five
Agency in Logansport.
Sign the guest book and send
online condolences at www.gundrumfuneralhome.com.