Ruby I. Schreiber

Ruby I. Schreiber, 87, of Central City, died on Friday, September 29, 2017 at Litzenberg Long Term Care in Central City.  Funeral services will be on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 10 a.m. at Grace Bible Fellowship in Central City with Rev. John Prettyman officiating.  Visitation will be on Monday, October 2 from 5-7 Grace Bible Fellowship.  Interment will be at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery in Lincoln at 2:30 p.m.  Condolences may be sent to the family at
Ruby Irene Grauerholz was born on June 25, 1930 to Carl and Martha (Henkel) Grauerholz in Kensington, KS.  Ruby grew up in Kensington and graduated from Kensington High School.  Following her graduation, Ruby and her parents moved to Columbus, where she met Paul Schreiber.  Her and Paul were united in marriage on February 19, 1950 at St. John’s Lutheran Church (Shell Creek) in Columbus.
They began running the Night and Day Café in Columbus with Paul’s mother until eventually moving to Aurora.  In July of 1995, they moved to Central City, where she would remain until her death.
Ruby enjoyed watching sports, and following her grandchildren and great grandchildren participate in many activities.  She also greatly enjoyed traveling and visiting family.  Her faith in God and her family were very important to her and she will be cherished with her good life-long memories.
Survivors include: three children Linda (Jim) Lukesh of Lincoln, Deanna (Rick) Huggins of Plano, TX and Larry (Denise) Schreiber of Central City, sister; Evelyn Levin of Kensington, KS; sister-in-law; Helen Lyles of Lincoln; ten grandchildren: Elizabeth (Darren) Brickel, Jennifer (Justin) Kilzer, Barbara Lukesh, John (Amanda) Lukesh, Devin (Monica) Huggins, Patrick Huggins, Joshua (Chancey) Schreiber, Amy Schreiber, Andrew (Lydia) Schreiber and Tyler (Jena) Schreiber, and 16 great-grandchildren; Leah and Nick Kilzer, Lauren Brickel, William and Evie Lukesh, Shane McFarland and Sierra Huggins, Kaden, Gavin and Mackenzie Schreiber, Riley, Tucker, Mason and Oakley Schreiber, Collin and Maddox Schreiber, with one on the way, and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by: her parents, her husband; brothers-in-law; Merlin and Fred; sister; Irma Sheley; sister-in-law; Marilyn Schreiber and brothers-in-law; CW Lyles, Arnold Levin and Don Sheley.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Nebraska Christian Schools, Grace Bible Church, Central City, or My Possibilities (in c/o grandson, Patrick Huggins.)

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