The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

July 19, 2013

Ruth “Aunt Wee” Recane

Palestine Herald-Press

— Services for Ruth “Aunt Wee” Recane age 92, of Palestine will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Montalba Baptist Church with the Rev. Theo Johnson, the Rev. Bud Magee and the Rev. Wayne Frazier officiating. Burial will follow in Concord Cemetery under the direction of Bailey & Foster.

Mrs. Recane died Wednesday at Sterling House.

She was born July 16, 1921 in Montalba to George Washington Ward and Effie Harding Ward.

Mrs. Recane was a homemaker. She was a member of the Montalba Baptist Church, the Red Hatters and Montalba Quilting Club.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Lawrence Recane in 1992; and eight brothers and sisters.

She is survived by her daughter, Susan Bauer and husband Steven of Palestine; sons, Marion Recane and wife Helen of Houston and David Recane of Memphis, Tenn.; grandchildren, Mandy Vitek, David Recane, Spenser Bauer and Ethan Bauer; two great grandchildren, Ava Vitek and Method Vitek.

Condolence calls will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Montalba Baptist Church.

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