Ruby Eifert

Thursday, March 24, 2005

Ruby Elizabeth Eifert, 90, of Scott City died Wednesday, March 23, 2005, at the Lutheran Home.

She was born Jan. 11, 1915, at Illmo, daughter of Edward G. and Augusta Julianna Roth Will. She first married Gilbert Blattel Dec. 26, 1936. He died July 16, 1978. She then married Walter Eifert Jan. 20, 1980. He died Sept. 26,1993.

Eifert had worked at Harris Cleaners and at Ely Walker. She was a member of Eisleben Lutheran Church.

Survivors include a son, Charles Blattel of Scott City; two daughters, Hope Elliott of Granby, Mo., Gloria Arnold of Scott City; 15 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by a son.

Friends may call at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City from 5 to 8 p.m. today, and Friday from 9 a.m. to service time at Eisleben Church.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the church, with the Rev. Bob Azinger officiating. Burial will be in Eisleben Lutheran Cemetery.