Dighton- Ruth May Hubin, 82, died on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at Lane County Hospital in Dighton. She was born on May 1, 1936 at Plainville the daughter of Chester & Julia (Reedy) Thurston. She married Lynn Dale “Dink” Hubin on October 5, 1954 at Hanston. He died on August 9, 2017.
Ruth attended early school in Natoma and graduated High School at Hotchkiss, Colorado. She then moved back to Plainville to work in a restaurant where she met her husband. They moved to Dighton in 1959 where she was a homemaker raising her family. She was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church and the American Legion Auxiliary. Ruth enjoyed fishing, artwork, her pets and taking care of the Grandchildren. She and her husband for many years decorated the Veteran’s graves with the American Legion crosses in the Dighton Memorial Cemetery at Memorial Day. She was preceded in death by her Parents, 5 Brothers- Jim, Earl, Bill, Sandy and Norman and 2 Sisters- Julia and Corbell.
She is survived by her 3 children- Colleen (Bruce) Lewis of Dighton, Joe (Vicki) Hubin of Dighton and Pete (Diana) Hubin of Wichita, 5 Grandchildren and 2 Great-Grandchildren.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 AM Monday at the First Christian Church in Dighton with Pastor Mitch Elrod officiating. Burial will be in Dighton Memorial Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Lane County Hospital in care of Boomhower Funeral Home. Friends may call from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Boomhower Funeral Home. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com
Boomhower Funeral Home 145 North Wichita, Box 891 Dighton, Ks 67839