Ruth Elma Grady, 89, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2022. She was preceded in death by her parents, Conrad and Laura Lavender; brother, John Wayne Lavender (Odetta); sister, Sara Faucette (Larry); and best friend, Patsy Kunkle. Survivors include her husband, Francis Lee Grady; children, Roger Grady (Theresa), Mindy Grady, Thomas Grady (Melba), Connie Grady, and Dale Grady (Jenelva); 11 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 10:30 am, Saturday, December 10, at Broadway Mortuary, 1147 S. Broadway, with burial folowing at Kechi Township Cemetery, Kechi, KS. Share condolences at www.cozine.com. Services by Cozine Memorial Group-Broadway Mortuary.