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Barbee Ruth Kring Aug. 9, 1929 - Nov. 5, 2018

Barbee Ruth Kring of Peru passed away Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, at Dukes Memorial Hospital.

She was born in Plymouth on Aug. 9, 1929, to Roscoe and Vera (Sanner) Richter both of whom are deceased. Barbee had one brother, William Richter, who also preceded her in death.

On Aug. 31, 1946, Barbee married Wayne D. Kring. They had two daughters, Toni Gayle Kring, Peru, and Drenea Denise Kring, Peru.

Wayne preceded her in death on Dec. 20, 2004.

Barbee was a homemaker who loved spending time with all of her family. She also enjoyed reading, sewing, crocheting, needlepointing and playing various board games with her husband. Barbee was a life member of Post 360 Mishawaka Auxiliary and the Peru Eagles Lodge 258 Auxiliary.

Barbee had six grandchildren, Ralph (Lindsay) Mongosa, Jr., Kokomo; Michelle Easterday, Cape Coral, Florida; Rachelle Mongosa, Peru; Nicole (Hector) Rodriguez, Peru; Jodi Laycock, Mexico; and Jason Huddleston, Peru. She also had 15 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, from 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. at Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home, 105 W. Third St., Peru, Indiana. Service will be held on Saturday at 2 p.m. with Pastor Phil Cruea officiating. Burial will take place at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Peru. Donations in her memory can be made to the Scratching Post Cat Rescue.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home. Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.FlowersLeedyAllen.com.