Ruth Ann Schafer, 66, of Prineville passed away on Saturday, March 27, 2021. There will be a Memorial Service on Saturday, May 1, 2021 at Prineville Nazarene Church (780 E. 1st Street) at 11:00 AM. Pastors Tollie Rogers of the Ascent Christian Church and John Unger of Mt. Gospel Fellowship in Falls City Oregon Church will be officiating. To light a candle for Ruth or to leave an online condolence for the family, please go to: www.whisperingpinesfuneralhome.com
Ruth Ann was born on April 18, 1954 in Hood River, Oregon to William and Jessie Mae (Hubbell) Huckaby Jr. She attended Washington High School in Portland, Oregon graduating in 1972. She married Floyd Keith Schafer on May 24, 1974 in Portland, Oregon. Together they raised four children.
She had several different jobs, during her working years. She worked at Taco Time, White Stag, Rose City Bindery, various collection agencies, 1st Interstate Bank, and had many of her own businesses.
Ruth enjoyed crafts, antiques, cooking and gardening. She was also very active in her church and community, and helping others. She was very loved by everyone she was around.
She was preceded by her parents, her brother Charles Huckaby, her, brother in law Hal Alyea and sister in law Jenny Ames.
Ruth is survived by her husband almost 47 years Floyd Schafer; son, Ray Schafer, three daughters; Vickie Balsoma, Melina Schafer, Stephanie Schafer, sisters; Mary Aylea, Janie Millican, brother Bob Huckaby, 13 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made in Ruth’s name to the Schafer family through Whispering Pines Funeral Home. 3168 NE 3rd Street – Prineville, Oregon 97754 (541)416-9733
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