The Washington Times-Herald

Obituaries

October 1, 2013

Mary Ruth Fyffe

Mary Ruth Fyffe 90, of Elnora passed away surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. She was born in Washington to the late Roy and Allie (Henson) Senning. Ruth graduated from Washington High School in 1941. She was married on Nov. 29, 1948 to the late Roy D. Fyffe. Ruth was a member of First Christian Church and The Rainbow Club. One of Ruth’s greatest joys in life was her family; she simply adored her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Survivors include two sons William E. Fyffe (Beverly), Fred D. Fyffe (Rosella); one daughter Rhonda Chesnut (Bret); several grandchildren; many great grandchildren; siblings Friedman Senning, Corrine Lewis, Della Fallet. Mary Ruth was preceded by two sisters Vivian Harker, and Geraldine Harris.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Gill Funeral Home with a funeral service immediately following also in the funeral home. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery. Memorial Contributions may be made to Helping Hearts Hospice (P.O. Box 760, Washington, Ind. 47501). One may sign the online guestbook and view the memorial tribute at www.gillsince1872.com .

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