Ruth (Beem) Hobson(1924 - 2018)


Ruth Beem Hobson passed away on August 31, 2018.

The daughter of Ray E. and Lora M. Beem, Ruth was the 13th child of 16 children. She was born in Independence, Mo., on March 18, 1924.

She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, having left Ruth as the Matriarch of the Beem family.

She is survived by two sons, Greg Hobson (Ellen) of Benton City, WA and Ron Hobson (Paula) of Sycamore, IL; two randchildren, Laura Wampole (Herbert) and Phillip Hobson; and two great grandchildren, twins, Heather and Caleb Wampole; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, September 11 at Charter Funerals, 5000 Blue Ridge Cutoff, with visitation beginning at noon. Burial will be at Mound Grove Cemetery.

Funeral Home

Charter Funerals on Blue Ridge Cutoff
5000 Blue Ridge Cut Off Kansas City, MO 64133
(816) 921-5555

Published in The Examiner on Sept. 8, 2018