Ruby L. (Welch) Niles, 103, Satanta, Kansas, died on Monday, March 2, 2015, at Satanta District Hospital.
The daughter of A.J. & Nettie (Pope) Welch, she was born May 2, 1911, at Dewey County, Oklahoma.
She and Karl Edwin Niles married were on June 1, 1941, at Beaver, Oklahoma. She graduated from college at Southwestern University, Weatherford, Ok.
She member of the United Methodist Church of Richfield & Satanta. She was involved with Bible School, Sunday school at both churches. She was a 4-H leader for Morton County 4-H for 10 years. She was on Hospital Auxiliary at Satanta.
She loved her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Survivors include, three sons, Kent E. Niles & wife Ingrid, Idaho Falls, Idaho, Robert K. Niles & wife Bonnie, Arkansas City, KS, Marion L. Brown & wife Jean, Cawker City, KS; two daughters, Deanna S. Niles, Satanta, KS, Janet K. Anderson & husband Thaine, Richfield, KS, 7 Grandchildren, 13 Great Grandchildren, 2 Foster Grandchildren, 5 Foster Great Grandchildren & other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by parents, brother, Bill Welch, sisters, Elise Snyder, Glessie Munson, Hazel Norman, Sue Henderson, Ruth Stafford.
A memorial has been established for Youth Group Satanta United Methodist Church, High School Scholarship Fund Satanta. United Methodist Church Richfield. Memorials may be mailed to Paul’s Funeral Home-PO Box 747 Satanta, Ks 67870.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, March 6, 2015 at 10:30 A.M. at the United Methodist Church, Satanta, Kansas Pastor Kelvin Heitmann and burial at Richfield Cemetery, Richfield, Kansas
Paul’s Funeral Home, Satanta is in charge of arrangements.
Friends may call Thursday 10AM to 8PM at the funeral home.