HUNTINGTON - Ruby Leffler, age 69, passed away Oct. 13, 2004 from complications due to cancer at her home in Huntington.
She was born Sept. 19, 1935 in Pocatello, Idaho, to Robert Howard and Eva Lucille Lish Curzon. She married Ellis Dale Leffler Nov. 19, 1952 in Pocatello, Idaho.
Ruby was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She enjoyed bowling, camping with family, crocheting, church, traveling and especially her family.
Ruby is survived by husband, Ellis of Huntington; mother, Eva Curzon, Price; children, Howard Leffler, north Idaho; Christine Cox, St. George; Johnny Leffler, Huntington; Kathy McNeel, Elmo; Danny Leffler, Huntington; Randy Leffler, Ogden; 20 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. Also survived by brothers and sister, Everett Curzon, Pocatello, Idaho; David Curzon, Oregon; Leland Curzon, Kaysville; and Sylvia Hess, Grantsville. Preceded in death by father, Robert Howard Curzon; grandson, Daniel Bud Leffler; and sisters, Madeline Whitaker and Erma Herzinger.
Funeral services will be Saturday, Oct. 16, noon, at the Huntington 1st LDS Ward Chapel, 115 South 400 East, where a viewing will be from 10 to 11:45 a.m. Burial, Huntington Cemetery under the direction of Fausett Mortuary.
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