Ruby E. Cottle age 89 of Lima passed away at home. She was born March 5, 1931 in Fayetteville, WV to the late Clyde E. and Minnie B. (Light) Rice. She married Dennie K. Cottle Sept. 11, 1948 and he survives in Lima.
Ruby had worked at Barb’s Beauty Shop and retired from ExCello. She was a member of U.A.W. 1211 and had served on the board of directors for ExCello Credit Union for several years and also the board of directors for United Way for several years.
Additional survivors include a son David Cottle of Lima, daughters: Sherry Graham of Lima and Terry (Wayne) Hobbs of New Carlisle, 6 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son-in-law Greg Graham and siblings: Clyde (Mary) Rice Billie Joe Rice, Maxine (Don) Huppert, Marye (Darrell) Gehring and Anna ruth (Richard) Taylor.
A celebration of life will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, April 2, at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville with Charlotte Hefner officiating. Entombment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery Columbarium, Lima.