Ruby Faye (Telford) Lessin, 96

Ruby Faye (Telford) Lessin, 96, of Cambridge, and formerly of New Prague, died on Friday, Jan. 28, 2005, at the Cambridge Medical Center.

Ruby was born in Edgerton on March 16, 1908, to James and Maude (Chapin) Telford. At the age of 6 months, they moved to Willow Lake, SD. She graduated from Willow Lake High School in 1925 and Pipestone Teacher’s Training Department in 1926. As a young schoolteacher, Ruby boarded with the John and Clara Lessin family, whose son, Harold, caught Ruby’s eye.

Ruby married Harold Lessin on June 1, 1930. In 1956, they moved to St.

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