Ruby Blaize, 88, Petersburg, passed away April 29.
Ruby Blaize, 88, passed away April 29, 2016 at Golden Living Center in Petersburg, Indiana.
Ruby was born in Hazelton, Indiana on August 5, 1927 to Henry Edward & Cora (Hankins) Lane. She married Hugh Blaize on August 7, 1949. Hugh preceded her in death in 2013. Ruby was a homemaker and proof reader for the Press-Dispatch. She was a member of the Free Methodist Church of Petersburg.
Ruby is survived by: sons, William (Janet) Blaize of Petersburg and Brian (Kathy) Blaize of Washington; daughter, Linda (Tom) Ewer of Petersburg; and sister, Helen Donovan of Hazelton; 9 grandchildren; and 18 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Hugh Blaize and brother Elijah Edward Lane.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday May 3, 2016 at 11:00am EST at Harris Funeral Home in Petersburg, Indiana. Rev. Danny Gilley, Jr. and Pastor Mark Schlechty will be officiating the services. Burial will follow at Williams Cemetery in Bowan, Indiana. Visitation will be held on Monday May 2, 2016 from 4-8pm EST at Harris Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Williams Cemetery in Bowman. Donation envelopes will be available at the funeral home.