Ruby May

1927 – 2014

Mrs. Ruby May Purdie of Red Deer, passed away at Extendicare Michener Hill, Red Deer on Saturday, December 6, 2014 at the age of 87 years. Ruby will be lovingly remembered by her two sons, Jim and his wife, Alta Purdie of Winfield, Alberta and Rob and his wife, Lynda Purdie of Valley Centre, Alberta; her two daughters, Audrey Priddell of Valley Centre, Alberta and Valerie and her husband, Doug Johnson of Joffre, Alberta; eleven grandchildren and thirty-two great grandchildren. She will also be sadly missed by her sisters, Betty and her husband, Doug Glover of Joffre and Molly Stone of Calgary, Alberta. Ruby was predeceased by her beloved husband, Bill Purdie in 1997. A Memorial Service in Ruby’s honor will be held at Parkland Funeral Home, 6287 – 67 A Street (Taylor Drive), Red Deer, Alberta on Friday, December 12, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. with Ruth Ann Sigurdson officiating. Ruby will be lovingly laid to rest with her husband, Bill in the Red Deer Cemetery, Red Deer, Alberta. If desired, Memorial Donations in Ruby’s honor may be made directly to the Alzheimer’s Society of Alberta and N.W.T. at Condolences may be sent or viewed at Arrangements in care of Gordon R. Mathers,

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6287 – 67 A Street (Taylor Drive), Red Deer. 403.340.4040.

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