Ruby Alverda Webb, 91, a long-time resident of Blue Springs, MO passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at her home. She was born on November 11, 1926 to Carl and Jenny (Avery) Sanders in Forest Green, MO.
Ruby was united in marriage to Hale Webb Jr., on January 20, 1946, from this union two children were born Tracy and Carla. She was a homemaker and faithful member of Timothy Lutheran Church in Blue Springs for over 50 years. Ruby served on the LWML Board for a number of years. She also served as an officer and editor of the church’s Senior Adult Newsletter for several years. Ruby was involved in Blue Birds and Boy Scouts while her children were young. She was an avid reader and followed the Kansas City Chiefs and Royals teams. Her highlight of the week was playing cards with her friends every Thursday.
Survivors include son, Tracy Webb (Merry Ann) of Longmont, CO; daughter, Carla Heins (Kenny) of Blue Springs, MO; grandchildren, Michelle Hilburn (David), Jessica Roberts, Daniel George (Kristi), Wade Heins, Charlie Heins (JoNell), Jamie Heins (Katie); great-grandchildren, Tucker, Madison, Sabrina, Ryan, Clara, Alden, Annie, Dakota. She is preceded in death by her husband; parents; grandson, Joshua Webb; great-grandson, Nicholas Heins; siblings, Myrl Sanders, Virgil Sanders, Norval Sanders, Laura Marie Hartung. Ruby was also the Matriarch of several nieces and nephews. The family would like to express their gratitude to all the friends who helped so much in Ruby’s final days. She was special to many people and will be greatly missed. “Mwah, ciao, bye”.
The family will receive friends from 1-2:30 p.m., on Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Timothy Lutheran Church 425 N.W. RD Mize Rd, Blue Springs, MO. Funeral service will start at 2:30 p.m., at the church. Burial will follow at the Blue Springs Cemetery. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Kansas City Hospice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs. Memories of Ruby and words of comfort to the family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.