Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
May 31, 2012 12:14 pm EDT


MANSFIELD — Doris Betty (Rueckert) Probst, 78, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2012, in Country Court Nursing Center in Mount Vernon.

She was born Oct. 30, 1933, in Mansfield to Fred and Ida (Freb) Rueckert, she was graduated from Mansfield Senior High School in 1951. She was an employee of the former Stevens Manufacturing/Essex Wire Co. in Lexington, retiring with more than 40 years of service.

She is survived by her son, Phil (Sharon) Probst of Howard; grandchildren, Shawn Probst and Stephanie Probst; her sister, Helen Marion of Lexington; a brother, Walter Reuckert of Mansfield; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, C. Eugene Probst.

The Probst family will receive friends Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, Mansfield, where her funeral service will immediately follow at 2 p.m. Pastor Chuck Hagy will officiate. Burial will follow in Nevada Cemetery.

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