Ruby Brothers

Friday, December 10, 2004

Ruby Brothers, 89, of Linton, passed away at 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, 2004 at Linton Nursing & Rehab Center.

Born July 12, 1915 in Greene County, she was the daughter of James A. and Maude M. (Bonham) Gabbart. She had been married to Charles Brothers, who passed away in 1977.

She worked as a beautician and was a homemaker. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church of Calument City, Ill.

Survivors include: one daughter Kathy Davis of Linton; two grandchildren, Robert Wolanin of Bloomfield and Terri Borrowman of Rochester, Minn.; and two great-grandchildren, Jeremy and Holly Wolanin of Bloomfield.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Charles Brothers; two daughters, Evelyn Robertson and Bonnie Brothers; three sisters, Ruth Jewell, Betty Allaway, and Catherine Nicolino; and four brothers, Orville, William, Claude, and Homer Gabbart.

Funeral service will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel at 11 a.m. on Monday. Burial will follow at Lebanon Cemetery in Midland.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. until the time of service Monday at the funeral home.