Obituary: Melba Ruckle

Flowers over a tumbstone

Melba Mae Barricklow Ruckle, age 98, homemaker, died Feb. 28, 2018.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank A. Ruckle; siblings, don, James and Doroty; sons, James, George, Clinton and Don; and daughters, Myrtle and Helen. She is survived by her brother, Lowell (Gail) Brricklow, Jr.; sons, William (Janet) of Hutchinson, Ricky of Portland, Ore., and Marvin (Cindy) of Wichita; daughters, Judy (David) Stolzheise of Wichita, and Gail Ruckle of Hays; daughters-in-law Wava Ruckle of Valley Center, and Katrina Ruckle of Milton; 26 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

No services will be held. Hillside Funeral Home West was in charge of arrangements.