Ruby Helen Hardt Miller

Ruby Helen Hardt Miller, 88, of Beaumont, died Friday, December 28, 2012, at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, Beaumont. Ruby was born on September 3, 1924, in Hondo, to Katherine Leinweber Hardt and Henry Lee Hardt. Ruby retired with the United States Department of Agriculture. Survivors include her daughter, Karen Miller of Lumberton; grandson, Chris Wiedner and his wife, Kelley, of Lumberton; great-grandchildren, Matthew Ortego, Taylor Ortego, Corey Ortego, Brandon Wiedner, and Emily Wiedner; and sister, Lorene Smith of San Antonio. She is preceded in death by her husband, Harold Miller; her parents; sister, Lydia Haby; and brothers, Alvin and August Bill Hardt. A gathering of Mrs. Miller's family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 1, 2013, at Broussard's, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. Her funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 2, 2013, at Broussard's, with interment to follow at Magnolia Cemetery, Beaumont. Memorial contributions may be made to , 700 North Street, Suite M, Beaumont, Texas 77701. Complete and update information may be viewed at broussards1889.com


Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on Jan. 1, 2013