Ruby was the owner and operator of Palace Café in Falls City, for many years.
She is survived by her husband, James Lucian Pawelek; children, Charlotte Nobel (Earl), Vickie Zidek (Alan), Gwen Moczygemba (Roy), Nell Steffek (Leonard) and Trudy Jones (Charles); daughter-in-law, Sherry Leonard; son-in-law, Robert Rodriguez; brother-in-law, Chuck Monroe; and sister-in-law, Lenoice Grier.
Ruby was preceded in death by her 1st husband, L. J. Leonard; son, Leander Leonard; and daughter, Darnell Rodriguez.
Visitation will begin at 5:00 P.M. Thursday, with a rosary recited at 7:00 P.M. Thursday, December 6, 2012, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Falls City. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. Friday, December 7, 2012, at Holy Trinity Church, Falls City, followed by interment at Holy Trinity Cemetery, Falls City, Texas.
Vinyard Funeral Home