Elva Ruth Zerbe
October 27, 2022
Elva Ruth (Griffith) Zerbe, 96, formerly of Superior and Nelson, died Oct. 12, 2022, in Grand Island, Neb. A graveside service was held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, at the Odessa Cemetery at Esbon, Kan., with Pastor Rodney Rose officiating.
Ruth was born Jan. 30, 1926, in Lebanon, Kan., the daughter of Clark and Goldie (Martin) Griffith. She grew up in Lebanon and graduated from Lebanon High School in 1943.
She was united in marriage to Conrad Zerbe Jr. Their only child, Paul Gordon Zerbe, preceded her in death in 2011.
Ruth resided in Nelson, and was employed in the office of Dr....