Ruby Hatfield

Ruby Hatfield, 92, of Herington, died Jan. 9, 2008.

Born April 24, 1915, at Folsom, N.M., she was the daughter of Herman and Mary Ann (Ohmie) Fleming.

She graduated in 1933 from Peabody High School.

On July 5, 1942, she married Richard Hatfield at Herington.

She was preceded in death by her husband; three brothers; four sisters; and her parents.

Survivors include a son, Rick Hatfield of Larned; three grandchildren; and one great-grandson.

Funeral services were conducted Monday morning at Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home, Herington. Burial was in Fort Riley Cemetery.

A memorial fund has been established with the Center for Basic Cancer Research at Kansas State University.