Pueblo Chieftain Oct 3, 1972 BUFFINGTON Ralph Buffington, Oct 2, 1972 in a local nursing home after a long illness.Husband of Ruth Buffington of the family home, 1620 Moore, Stepfather of William G. Ogden, Beulah, and Mrs. Joyce Mathews, 3301 Fairfield, where the family may be contacted.Grandfather of eight. Son-in-Law Mrs. Mary L. Eggers, Centralia, Ill.Survived by several cousins.Member of Pueblo Ward II, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.Born an 18, 1889 in Knoxville, Ill.Resident of Burnt Mill area from 19096 until moving to Pueblo in 1969. Ranch owner, retiring in 1955.Mr and Mrs Buffington were married June 28, 1943. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Davis Memorial Chapel, under the charge of his church. To Mt. View.