Tuesday, September 2, 2014
YOLO COUNTY NEWS
99 CENTS

Mae S. Rufert

By
From page A4 | October 14, 2012 |

d. Sept. 29, 2012

Mae S. Rufert passed away at her home in Folsom on Sept. 29, 2012, following a three-week illness. She was 95 years old.

A native of Georgia, she transferred with the Navy to California in 1943. She and her husband retired from UC Davis to a vineyard in Madera; 10 years later, they relocated to Folsom.

Mae was an avid bridge player and reader of mysteries. For years, when younger, she loved to travel and attend musical theaters. She felt herself fortunate to have a good family, good health, good neighbors, and good friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, William L. Rufert and Brother Gilbert Swords.

She is survived by her children, Mike and Joanne; grandsons Brian, Jeffrey and Kevin; great-grandchildren Evan, Liam and Abigail; and brother Donald Swords of Georgia, as well as one niece and many nephews.

A graveside service was held on Oct. 5 at Lakeside Memorial Lawn. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Orangevale Woman’s Club 916-905-0319.

Comments

comments

Special to The Enterprise

  • Recent Posts

  • Enter your email address to subscribe to this newspaper and receive notifications of new articles by email.

  • .

    News

     
    Davis is not immune: Are you ready for a big quake?

    By Dave Ryan | From Page: A1 | Gallery

     
    Planning begins for Davis Neighbors’ Night Out

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A1

    Sword-attack suspect awaiting trial in Davis

    By Lauren Keene | From Page: A2

     
    6 militants killed in U.S. strike in Somalia

    By The Associated Press | From Page: A2 | Gallery

    San Francisco is first to test urban farming law

    By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

     
    Learn about RNA at Science Café

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

     
    Google Glass will be discussed, demonstrated

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

    Tickets still available for DHS Hall of Fame dinner

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

     
    Cuddle up at Project Linus’ meeting

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

    Public opinion sought about Nishi Gateway

    By Lily Holmes | From Page: A3

     
    International folk dancing offered Sundays

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

    Got bikes? Donate ‘em!

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

     
    Rose garden bricks to be dedicated Saturday

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

    It’s About Time plays Davis Farmers Market’s Picnic in the Park

    By Anthony Siino | From Page: A3 | Gallery

     
    Register year-round at Davis Chinese School

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A8

     
    .

    Forum

    Tom Meyer cartoon

    By Debbie Davis | From Page: A4

     
    Have the facts before you judge

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A4

    Tesla has state walking a tightrope

    By Tom Elias | From Page: A4

     
    Special-needs passengers ignored

    By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A4

    A cure for Davis’ problems

    By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A4

     
    A good use for the MRAP

    By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A4

    Marriage vs. male instinct

    By Creators Syndicate | From Page: B5

     
    .

    Sports

    DHS boys looking to replicate a big cross country performance

    By Spencer Ault | From Page: B1 | Gallery

     
    Life without MacDonald starts Friday for DHS

    By Thomas Oide | From Page: B1 | Gallery

    Clark recalls his hole-in-one — the first at Davis Golf Course

    By Bruce Gallaudet | From Page: B1 | Gallery

     
    Fruits of their Labor Day

    By Sue Cockrell | From Page: B1 | Gallery

     
    UCD roundup: Aggies edge Quinnipiac in overtime

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B2

    Sports briefs: Hot Shots basketball tryouts coming up

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B3

     
    Baseball roundup: Aces end River Cats’ season

    By Staff and wire reports | From Page: B3

    Junior Blue Devils strong in home debut, winning 3 on the field

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B8 | Gallery

     
    .

    Features

    .

    Arts

    .

    Business

    .

    Obituaries

    Elaine Dracia Greenberg

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A5

     
    .

    Comics

    Comics: Tuesday, September 2, 2014 (set 1)

    By Creator | From Page: B5

     
    Comics: Tuesday, September 2, 2014 (set 2)

    By Creator | From Page: B7