Ruth L. Stacer, 97

AUG. 28, 1915-FEB. 18, 2013

February 19, 2013

Ruth Lillian Stacer, 97, of Gilbert Hills Drive, Hagerstown, Md., died Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at Golden Living Center.

Born Aug. 28, 1915, in Pittsburgh, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Lillian C. Culmer Ward.   
She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Joseph Stacer, on Aug. 16, 2000. They were married for 65 years.

She is survived by one daughter, Donna Ruth Bishop of Hagerstown; two sons, Raymond Stacer of Hagerstown and Arthur J. Stacer of San Antonio, Texas; 16 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; and many great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one son, Robert Stacer; and one grandson.

Funeral services will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. Arthur J. Stacer Jr. will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park in Hagerstown.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 6 to 8 p.m.

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