Our beloved, Ruth E. (Osborne) Knipps, (91), born July 23, 1922 in Fort Worth, Texas departed this life to be with our Lord, God took her in His loving arms. She retired from State National Bank and was a member of Eastern Star. She is preceded in death by husbands, Walter J. Osborne (21 years) and A. J. Knipps (50 years) and son, Walter J. Osborne, Jr. Survived by daughter-in-law Doreen Osborne; sons, Larry Osborne (Mary), John Knipps (Penny), Jeffrey Knipps (Margaret), Robert Knipps (Zondra) and Michael Knipps (Joy); 17 grandchildren, 51 great grandchildren, 14 great great-grandchildren. Also survived by sister, Ruby Ballentine; sisters-in-law Gladys Melendez and Thelma Cohen; brothers-in-law William Knipps (Marty) and Cliff Hale, and friends Chuck and Jan Palmer. Memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 10:00 a.m., in Chapel "C" at San Jose Funeral Home-East. Funeral service arranged by San Jose Funeral Home-East 10950 Pellicano Pellicano Dr., (915) 590-8700. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Humane Society

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San Jose Funeral Home - East
10950 Pellicano Drive El Paso, TX 79935
(915) 590-8700

Published in El Paso Times from June 11 to June 18, 2014