Ruth M. Myers
December 29, 2012
Ruth M. Myers, 88, of Steelers Drive, Orbisonia, PA, died at 9:55 AM, Saturday, December 29, 2012 at her home.
Born May 12, 1924 at Shade Gap, PA, she was a daughter of the late John & Bertha (Jones) Colyer. She was married to Joseph E. Myers on January 6, 1942. Mr. Myers preceded in death November 17, 2005.
Surviving are following children; Jack Glenn Myers of Three Springs, PA, Joe Myers of Saltillo, PA, Gene Myers of Bunnell, FL, Joanne Myers of Orbisonia, PA and Jerry Myers of Huntingdon, PA. Also surviving are twenty one grandchildren, twenty nine great grandchildren, six great great grandchildren and the following siblings; Curtis Colyer of Victor, NY, Charles Colyer of Three Springs, PA, Grace Hershberger of Bedford, PA, Lillian Miller of Shade Gap, PA, Maxine Mellott of McConnellsburg, PA and William Colyer of Shade Gap, PA. She was preceded in death by one daughter, Nancy Myers Edmundson, one grandson, Jack Myers, Jr., one granddaughter, Stacy Myers and several brothers and sisters.
Mrs. Myers attended the Rockhill Church of the Brethren, Rockhill Furnace, PA and was a member of the McConnellsburg American Legion. She was employed at Greif Bros. Manufacturing, Mt. Union, Pa for 25 years and was last employed by the Southern Huntingdon Co. Library.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, January 3, 2012 at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, 565 Ridgley St., Orbisonia, PA (map/directions) with Pastor Joseph Shawley officiating. Interment will be made at Haven Rest Memorial Park, RD, Shirleysburg, PA. Friends may call at the funeral home 6 - 8 PM Wednesday and one hour prior to the service on Thursday.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Home Nusing Agency, Hospice Program, 9492 William Penn Highway, Suite 1, Huntingdon, PA 16652.
Calling Hours - Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia - 6:00 - 8:00
Funeral Service - Martin R. Brown Funeral Home - 10:00 a.m.
Interment - Haven Rest Memorial Park, Shirleysburg