Mrs Ruby Simpson


RUBY Simpson (neé Gosling) has died at Amarina Residential Home, Coolum Beach, Queensland, in Australia.

She was 94. Born in Mareham le Fen, she lived in Wyberton Low Road before emigrating 41 years ago.

She worked at St Thomas’ Primary School as an assistant cook for many years before retirement.

She is survived by husband Herbert, daughters Pamela and Pauline, sons Peter and John, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren in England and Australia.

Her hobby was entering trade competitions, winning more than 1,000 prizes and appearing on television.

Her funeral was held at Coolum Christian Family Church, Coolum Beach, Queensland, followed by cremation.