Posted: Wed 7:58 AM, Sep 04, 2013
Funeral Home: Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home
December 28, 1926 - September 2, 2013
Marie (Ruffino) Darby, 86, of Cameron and formerly of Bryan died Monday, September 2, 2013 in a Cameron nursing facility.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Monica's Catholic Church in Cameron. Visitation will be from 9:30 until 10:30 a.m. at the church with a 10:30 a.m. rosary. Burial will follow in St. Monica's Cemetery.
Mrs. Darby, a homemaker, was born December 28, 1926 in Bryan to Sam and Carrie (Carraba) Ruffino. She married Harold Darby and he preceded her in death in 2004. She was a member of St. Monica's Catholic Church and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary. Her sister, Rosie Patrenella also preceded her in death.
Survivors include her daughters, Lanelle Fikes of Cameron, Sharon Richter & husband Carroll of Cameron; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home of Cameron is in charge of arrangements.