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Ada Ruth Oliver


Ada Ruth Oliver passed away on July 19, 2021.

She was 94 years old, born in Thackerville, Oklahoma to Sam and Lila Bright. She graduated from Sonoma High School in 1944. She was married to William H. ” Bill” Oliver on November 10, 1945. They moved to Colusa in 1948. They lost two children, Judy and Gary, to Cystic Fibrosis. Ruth worked for the Marysville Grammar School prior to moving to Colusa. In Colusa, she worked for

Western Title Insurance for 30 years.

She was an active member of Trinity Methodist Church.

She lived the last five years in Yuba City, Summerfield Senior Living. She enjoyed all the activities, especially Bingo, and saved all the candy winnings for the Great Grandkids! She made a very special friend with Nadene. The care they gave her was so exceptional and loving.

She is survived by her son, Wayne Oliver, wife Sue, Grandchildren Troy (Heather), Adam (Maria), and her Great Grandchildren Tyler, Cindel, Zoe and John Wayne (Duke), and numerous nieces and nephews.

Private services will be held at Colusa Cemetery.

07/29/2021 ยข WPR #2021-1016

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