Ruth M. Lane

February 6, 2014

Lane, Ruth Obituary

Ruth M. (Curfman) Lane, 91, formerly of RD, Three Springs, PA, died Thursday morning, February 6, 2014 at Epworth Manor Nursing Home, Tyrone, Pa where she had resided since 2003.

Born September 12, 1922 at Saltillo, PA, she was a daughter of the late Ramon & Lulu (Kerling) Curfman. She was united in marriage to Jack G. Lane on November 28, 1947 at Winchester, VA. Mr. Lane preceded in death May 13, 1999.

Mrs. Lane is survived by three children, Jack D. Lane and his wife Wanda of Three Springs, PA, Jeanne L. Hearn and her husband Wayne of Huntingdon, PA and Linda M. Greenland of Three Springs, PA. She is also survived by four grandchildren, Lori Lane, Robert D. Ramsey and his wife Kristie, Shea Greenland and Channing (Greenland) Benedict and her husband Ryan, two step grandchildren, John Hearn and his wife Teresa and Michelle Hearn and two great grandchildren, Whitney and Cole Ramsey. She is also survived by twin sisters, Marian Glunt of Elizabethtown, PA and Mary Rulka of East Waterford, PA and two brothers, Carl Curfman of Morganton, NC and George Curfman of Three Springs, PA. A number of nieces and nephews also survive. She was preceded in death by one sister, Margaret, two brothers Lovell Curfman and John D. Curfman, Sr. and two brothers and one sister in infancy and a son in law, Timothy D. Greenland.

Mrs. Lane was a member of the Hustontown Church of God, having taught Sunday School for many years. She was a 1940 graduate of Saltillo High School.

Mrs. Lane served in the U. S. Navy from 1944 to 1946. She was stationed in Washington, D.C. After her military service, she was primarily a homemaker.

She loved to garden and canned many fruits and vegetables. She also loved to read and sew.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, February 8, 2014 at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, 565 Ridgley St., Orbisonia, PA. 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 Saturday.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Huntingdon Co. Humane Society, 11371 School House Hollow Road, Huntingdon, PA 16652 or to Asera Care Hospice, 1015 Logan Blvd., Altoona, PA 16602.




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February 8, 2014
10 a.m.

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Martin R. Brown Funeral Home

565 Ridgley St.
Orbisonia, PA 17243
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February 8, 2014
11 a.m.

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Martin R. Brown Funeral Home

565 Ridgley St.
Orbisonia, PA 17243
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February 8, 2014

Interment
I. O. O. F. Memorial Cemetery

Rockhill Furnace, PA


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