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Ruby Hefley

Ruby Ann Hefley, 91, died Sunday in Hillsboro. She was born Aug. 3, 1922 to Henry and Matilda (Schmidt) Bartel in Hillsboro.

She married Maynard “H.V.” Hefley on Oct. 19, 1947, in Hillsboro.

She is survived by two sons, Jim Hefley of Hillsboro and Jon Hefley of rural Marion; a daughter, Deborah Collier of Newton; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Maynard Hefley, in 2004.

A celebration of life service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hillsboro United Methodist Church, officiated by pastor Morita Truman. Family will receive guests from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro.

Memorial funds have been established with Hillsboro Senior Center’s Meals on Wheels program, Children’s Ministry at Hillsboro United Methodist Church, and Children’s Programs at Hillsboro Public Library.

Last modified Sept. 26, 2013