Ruby Mumbauer

Thursday, July 15, 2004

Ruby Rayburn Mumbauer, 90, of Surprise, Ariz., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Monday, July 12, 2004.

She was born Jan. 15, 1914, in Amarillo, Texas, daughter of Harry and Myrtle Wells. She first married Lloyd Rayburn, who died June 19, 1986. She and John M. Mumbauer were married in May 1998, and he died Jan. 4, 2001.

Mumbauer had lived in Arizona since 1968, moving to Surprise in 1999 from Kingman. She was a member of Sun Village Community Church.

Survivors include a son, Gilbert Rayburn of Hamilton, Kan.; two daughters, Carol Hieronymus and Shirley Booth of Surprise; nine grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Fairmount Cemetery in Cape Girardeau, with her son-in-law, James Hieronymus, officiating.

Announcement courtesy of Ford and Sons Funeral Home.