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Ruby Ann Willow

Ruby Ann Willow

Mar 9, 1948 - Mar 2, 2013
Funeral services for Ruby Ann Willow, 64, will be held 10:00 a.m., Thursday, March 7, 2013 at St. Stephens Catholic Church with Father Eckley Macklin officiating. Interment will follow at the Arapaho Catholic Cemetery. A rosary will be recited 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 5th at Davis Funeral Home. A wake will be held at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 6th at Eagle Hall.

Ruby died March 2, 2013 in Casper, Wyoming.

She was born March 9, 1948, in Fort Washakie, Wyoming, daughter of Jesse O. and Evelyn (Antelope) Willow.

Ruby attended the Mill Creek Elementary School, Lander Vocational High School, and Flandru Indian School.

She spent many years working in different places including Riverton, Casper, South Dakota, Utah, Idaho and Denver working in nursing homes. She lived in South Dakota for ten years before moving back to Fremont County in 2008.

Mrs. Willow enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also enjoyed working crossword puzzles, attending Pow Wows and was a Pow Wow Queen in her younger years.

Ruby was an active member of St. Stephens Catholic Church.

Survivors include her sons, Byron, Chet and David Killsree all of Riverton, daughter, Cherie Killsree of Riverton; grandchildren, William Ghostbear, Jr., Whitney, Wynonna and Wendall Ghostbear; great grandchildren, Wardina, Shyleigh, and Ida Mae Ghostbear; brothers, Wesley, Rodney and Ruben Willow all of Ethete; sisters, Janis Moss, Victoria Moss, Frances Blackbear and Patricia K. Willow all of Ethete.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gary, parents, brother, David Willow, twin grandchildren, 2 sisters, Patricia and Louise.

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Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Ho