Archive for Sunday, December 20, 1998


December 20, 1998


— Services for Ruth N. Peters, 88, of Tonganoxie will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at First Congregational Church, Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.

Mrs. Peters died Friday, Dec. 18, 1998, at Stormont-Vail Regional Medical Center in Topeka.

She was born Jan. 7, 1910, in Independence, Mo., the daughter of Elmer and Ella Peck Pickett.

She was a member of and taught Sunday school at First Congregational Church, and was a member of the Plymouth Guild and Chapter AT, P.E.O., all in Tonganoxie.

She married George R. Peters on Dec. 12, 1945, in Kansas City, Kan. He died May 31, 1978.

Survivors include a daughter, Nancy J. Kippes, Topeka; a sister, Cecelia Oliver, Independence, Mo.; two granddaughters; and a great-grandson.

The family suggests memorials to the First Congregational Church, sent in care of Quisenberry Funeral Home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086-0993.

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