Irene Elaine Ruby, 79, of Evans, passed away on June 6, 2019 in Evans, Colorado. She was born to Keith and Lois (Brown) Fleming on May 11, 1940 in Nebraska City, Nebraska.
Irene was raised in Nebraska and Iowa and lived in California before finally settling in Colorado in 1978.
Irene very much enjoyed people and loved being around them as much as she could. She loved to volunteer her time at NCMC (North Colorado Medical Center) in Greeley and at the Union Colony Civic Center.
Irene loved shopping, especially flea markets and malls. She enjoyed baking on the holidays and traveling. But above all, her family was her rock and she enjoyed spending as much time with them as she could.
Irene is survived by her children, Terri (Jess) Redmon, Trena (Clarence) Pinkstaff, Donald (Keri) Ruby and Rob (Carla) Ruby; 10 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren; sister, Sharon Greening and a large extended family and friends.
Irene was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald Robert Ruby; siblings, Joe and Jim Fleming.
Memorial contribution in Irene Ruby’s Name can be made to “Hospice of Northern Colorado” in Care of Adamson Life Celebration Home, 2000 47th Avenue, Greeley, Colorado 80634. To leave condolences for Irene’s family, www.AdamsonCares.com
Life Celebration Memorial will be held at 1 pm, Friday, June 14, 2019 at Adamson Life Celebration Home in Greeley. Reception will follow gathering.