Ruth L. Anderson, 94

JAN. 19, 1918-JAN. 11, 2013

January 11, 2013
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Ruth Louise Anderson, 94, of Williamsport, Md., passed away Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Williamsport Retirement Center in Williamsport.

Born Jan. 19, 1918, in Marlowe, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Harry Elmer Rupp Sr. and Olive Mae McClanathan Rupp.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Francis D. "Boots" Anderson, in 1969.

She was a self-employed seamstress for her entire life.

She was a member of Williamsport United Methodist Church in Williamsport.

She is survived by her sister, Beverly Banzhoff of Williamsport.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Frances Hawbecker, Regina Hockenberry and Hazel Faye Rupp; and a brother, Harry E. Rupp Jr.

A funeral service will be Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, with the Rev. Susan Boehl officiating. Interment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Williamsport.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to Williamsport United Methodist Church, 25 E. Church St., Williamsport, MD 21795 or Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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