Ruby Bledsoe

Ruby "Margaret" Bledsoe

88, passed away on April 28, 2013 at her residence in Indianapolis. She was born May 16, 1924, to the late Tom and Anna Mae (Tillet) Richason. A longtime member of Greenwood Christian Church, her life was centered around her activities within the church and the time spent with her grandchildren. She was affectionately known for her wonderful cooking.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years Herman Frank Bledsoe and sister, Muriel Davis. Survivors include son, Greg (Angie) Bledsoe; daughters, Teresa (Doug) Close and Carol Bledsoe; 7 grandchildren, Joseph, Stacy, Morgan, Maggie,Myles, Jesse, Wes; great grandchildren Monica, Jordan, Chase, Sierra, Sienna, Savannah, Gray; siblings include Earl Richason, Don Richason, Sharon Goldsby.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 1 in G.H Herrmann Funeral Home at The Gardens at Olive Branch, 1605 South State Road 135. Service will be on Thursday, May 2 at 1 p.m. in Ochs-Tetrick Funeral Home, 187 East Jefferson Street Orleans, Indiana. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Orleans, Indiana.

Memorial contributions may be made to Greenwood Christian Church and Orleans Christian Church. Online condolences: The family wishes to thank Dr. Michael Kraus and I.U. Health Staff for their dedicated care and compassion.

Funeral Home

Ochs-Tetrick Funeral Home - Orleans
187 East Jefferson Street  Orleans, IN 47452
(812) 865-2590

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Apr. 30, 2013