Ruth Ann (Small) Cary, 77, formerly of Lexington, Missouri passed away unexpectedly at Research Medical Center in Kansas City, Missouri on March 4, 2017. She was born on March 14, 1934 to Robert Small and Lena Marie Hoeppner.
Ruth married John Cary on March 14, 1987. After retirement they lived on the family farm in Iconium until John’s death on June 26, 2012.
Ruth was very active in many community activities especially the Food Bank. She was a member of Saint Catherine’s Catholic Church in Osceola, Missouri.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, Forest Lee Small and one step daughter, Judi Bukaty.
Ruth is survived by two step children Rachel Cary of Oak Grove and Lee Cary, two brothers, Walter and wife Shirley Small of Independence, Missouri, R.J. and wife Susan Small, sister-in-law Marilyn MSall and a sister Mary Wallace all of Lexington, Missouri.
She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.