Ruth A. Daub, 77

NOV. 8, 1934-MAY 26, 2012

May 27, 2012
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Ruth Anderson Daub, 77, of Williamsport, Md., went to be with the Lord Saturday, May 26, 2012, at her home.

Born Nov. 8, 1934, in Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late Samuel I. and Grace M. Warrenfeltz Anderson.

She was a 1952 graduate of Williamsport High School, worked at Potomac Edison for 20 years, and owned and operated Daub’s Garage with her husband, George, for more than 50 years.

She was a Princess House consultant for 14 years.

Ruth was a member of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Williamsport, where she was very active in the Women’s Fellowship Ministry and in the past, served on the church council, served as a Sunday school teacher and served on various committees.

She was a past member of the Ruth Rebekah Lodge in Williamsport.

Ruth loved her family, and loved to travel and read books.

She is survived by her husband of 54 years, George D. Daub; a daughter, Victoria M. Shirk and her husband, Michael, of Hagerstown, Md.; a daughter, Christina M. Heissler and her husband, Gordon, of Middletown, Md.; a granddaughter, Rachel K. Shirk of Hagerstown; two brothers, William Anderson and Charles Anderson; and two sisters, Alice Hofe and Anna Mae Tressler.


In addition to her parents, Ruth was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Deavers and Pauline Anderson.

Funeral services will be Thursday, May 31, 2012, at 1 p.m. at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Williamsport, with the Rev. W. Gregory Martin officiating. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Williamsport.

The family will receive friends at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, MD 21795 on Wednesday, May 30, 2012, from 6 to 9 p.m. For the convenience of family and friends, the funeral home will be open Wednesday after 9 a.m.

Memorial donations may be made to Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church Women’s Fellowship Ministry, 35 W. Potomac St., Williamsport, MD 21795.

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