Ruth Roselee DeRosear

Ruth Roselee DeRosear, 91, a four-year Dayton resident, died April 24, 2006, in Dayton.

Mrs. DeRosear was born Oct. 25, 1914, in Fargo, N.D., to Archabald Moore and Idell Moore.

She married Kenneth McCoy on June 13, 1936.

Before moving to Dayton, she lived in Paradise, Calif.

She was a homemaker and a waitress.

She belonged to the Gardenia, Calif., Elks Club, and was a Methodist.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Kenneth McCoy in October 1972, and her second husband, Richard DeRosear, in December 1998; granddaughter Sandy Randall in February 2001; and brother George Moore in April 2003.

Among her survivors are her daughter, Yvonne Williams, of Las Vegas; daughter and son-in-law Idell and Edward Radke, of Dayton; six grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association of Nevada, 705 S. Wells Ave., Reno, NV 89502.

Capitol City Cremation is in charge of arrangements.


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