Ruth was born on 9 JUL 1898 in Beloit, Mitchell, Kansas, the daughter of William Butterworth and Cora A Finney.
She died on 25 APR 1969 in Garden City, Kansas.
Her husband was Walter Frank Colby, who she married on 3 MAR 1918 in Oswego, Tioga County, New York. Their seven known children were Mildred Geraldine (1920-1992), Marie Louise (1922-c2004), Robert Myron (1925-1988), Daniel David (1927-1966), Wesley Eugene (1929-1984), John Mark (1932-c1995) and Lorrin Phillip (Private) (1942-?).
|Birth||9 JUL 1898||
|Death||25 APR 1969||
|Burial||28 APR 1969||
!Source: Lorrin Philip Colby Junior http://geocities.com/lcolbyjr/family/ Provided burial information. Per this source, she died on 25 Apr 1969 in Garden City, Finney, Kansas. She was buried on 28 Apr 1969 in Garden City, Finney, Kansas.
!Source: Claudette Marie Wilson, and my grandmother Mildred Geraldine Wilson before her death. Per this source death date was 29 Mar 1969.