Ruth Evelyn Metzger Paul, age 96, of Gordon died Monday, October 15, 2018, at Parkview Lodge Assisted Living in Rushville, Neb.
Ruth Evelyn was born in Gordon, Neb. at her parent’s home on Cornell St. January 3, 1922, to William Andrew and Pearl Grace (Parker) Metzger. Her early years were spent on the Metzger Ranch, 40 miles southeast of Gordon on Gordon Creek. Later, the family set up permanent residency in Gordon for the children’s education. Grade school and high school