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Ruby Carolina McKenna
1915 - 2010
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LARNED — Ruby Carolina McKenna, 95, died Dec. 24 at South Wind Hospice, Pratt. She was born Nov. 13, 1915, in Fargo, Okla., the daughter of Robert and Adelia Buckbee McKenna. A resident of Larned since 1991, previously of Woodward, Okla., she was a homemaker.

She belonged to the Baptist Church, Woodward, Okla.

Survivors include son-in-law, Fredrick "Buck" Owens, Larned; one brother, Raymond McKenna and wife Ann, Edmond, Okla.; one sister, Leona Thomas, Gage, Okla.; four grandchildren, one step-granddaughter, 12 great-grandchildren and 18 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Anna Belle Owens; seven siblings, Alice, Edna, Betty Ann, Mabel, Milton, Archie and baby McKenna; and one step-granddaughter.

Funeral Service will be at 10:30 a.m. today at First Presbyterian Church in Larned with Pastor Dennis Scheibmeir presiding. Burial will be in Fargo Cemetery, Fargo, Okla. Memorials may be sent to American Diabetes Association in care of Morell Funeral Home in Larned. Personal condolences may be left at

Funeral arrangements provided by

Morell Funeral Home*

P.O. Box 124; 1021 Broadway

Larned, KS 67550-0124

(620) 285-2177

Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Dec. 28, 2010