Ruth A. House

November 10, 2013

House, Ruth Obituary

Ruth A. House, 86, formerly of Rockhill Furnace, PA, died at 11:46 AM, Sunday, November 10, 2013 at the Long Term Care Unit of the Fulton Co. Medical Center, McConnellsburg, PA.

Born April 23, 1927 in Cromwell Twp., Huntingdon Co., PA, she was a daughter of the late Orville & Edna (Barnes) Booher.

She is survived by four children, Kenneth R. House and his wife Phyllis of Shade Gap, PA, Connie R. Kreibel of Hershey, PA, Dennis O. House and his wife Julie of Chambersburg, PA and Fred A. House and his wife Kristi of Rockhill Furnace, PA. Also surviving are eight grandchildren, Michelle Miller, Susanne House, John Kreibel, Chadd Kreibel, Dennis House, David House, Ryan House and Somer Lantz, six great grandchildren, Taylor and Madison Miller, David and Bryce House, Madilyn and Jacob House and Tiffany and Hannah Lantz. She is also survived by four sisters, Maxine Shore of the Masonic Homes, Elizabethtown, PA, Grace Gumbert of Mt. Union, PA, Sarah Grove of the Masonic Homes, Elizabethtown, PA and Burnis Brown of the Woodland Retirement Community, Orbisonia, PA. A number of nieces and nephews also survive. She was preceded in death by her companion of 35 years, Robert F. Black, her son, Gary L. House, her son in law, J. Duncan Kreibel and one brother, Kenneth L. Booher.

Ms. House was a member of the McKendree United Methodist Church, RD, Three Springs, PA and Mt. Union Chapter #280, Order of the Eastern Star. She attended the former Jefferson School, Pogue, PA.

She retired from the Letterkenny Army Depot, Chambersburg, PA.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, November 15, 2013 at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, 565 Ridgley St., Orbisonia, PA with Pastor Karen P. Willis officiating. Interment will be made at the I. O. O. F. Memorial Cemetery, Rockhill Furnace, PA. Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Friday.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Huntingdon Co. Humane Society, 11371 School House Hollow Road, Huntingdon, PA 16652.




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November 15, 2013
1:00 p.m.

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Martin R. Brown Funeral Home

565 Ridgley Street
Orbisonia, PA 17243
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November 15, 2013
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Martin R. Brown Funeral Home

565 Ridgley Street
Orbisonia, PA 17243
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November 15, 2013

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I.O.O.F. Memorial Cemetery

Rockhill Furnace, PA


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