Services for Ruby
L. Lawson, 66, of 423 10th Ave. S. Ext., Nampa, who died
Wednesday, May 18, in a Coos Bay, Ore., hospital from
natural causes while visiting her daughter, will be
conducted 1 p.m. Saturday at the Alsip Funeral Chapel with
the Rev. Joseph Housh, pastor of the Nampa First United
Methodist Church, officiating.
follow in the Hillcrest Memorial
She was born May
18, 1917, at Ft. Wayne, Ind.
At age 7, she moved with her family to the
area where she was reared and graduated from Kuna High School
in 1936. She
graduated from St. Alphonsus Hospital School of Nursing in
married Donald H. Lawson on June 15, 1941 at Kuna.
They made their home
in Boise until moving to Nampa in 1947.
She worked as an R.N. at St. Alphonsus Hospital in
Boise and Mercy Medical
She later went to
work as an office nurse for Dr. Clara Hastings in
She was an
instructor for Practical Nurses at
Mercy Medical Center.
She was a member of
Church and Nampa Chapter
30 Order of Eastern Star.
She is survived
by her husband of Nampa; one daughter, Mrs. Dorothy England, Coos Bay, Ore.; one son,
Robert D. Lawson,
N.Y.; one sister, Mrs. Virginia
Quenzer, Emmett; and four grandsons.
She was preceded
in death by her parents and one brother, Bernard Crill.
Memorials may be
made to the Nampa
Church, 404 12th Ave. So., Nampa 83651
or flowers may be sent.