Ruth J. Walters, 91

AUG. 14, 1921-MARCH 3, 2013

March 05, 2013
  • Ruth J. Walters
Ruth J. Walters

Ruth J. Walters, 91, of Williamsport, Md., passed away on Sunday, March 3, 2013, at Williamsport Nursing Home, Williamsport.

Born Aug. 14, 1921, in Hagerstown, Md., to the late Lewis Walter and Julia Ann Ambrose Fischer.

She was employed by Washington County Board of Education until retiring in 1983. She was previously employed by the Federal Silk Mill, Williamsport.

She was a member of Gateway Ministries, Williamsport.

Survivors include daughter-in-law, Barbara L. Walters of Peterstown, W.Va.; sister, Isabelle A. Miller of Williamsport, sister, Esther A. Meyers of Williamsport, sister, Naomi G. Pfeltz of Hartfield, Va.; brother, George H. Fischer of Berkeley Springs, W.Va.; grandchildren, Amy, Melissa, Tracy and Jason; great-grandchildren, Eli, Hudson, Paige and Maizlyn; and special friend, Dale Frushour of Williamsport.

She was predeceased by her son, Chuck Walters; two sisters, Mary Ellen Huff, Helen A. Fischer, and four brothers, William L. Fischer, Charles L. Fischer, Robert L. Fischer and Clarence R. Fischer.

Funeral services will be held at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, on Thursday, March 7, 2013, at 2 p.m. with Pastor Richard Snyder officiating. Interment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Williamsport. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service on Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. The funeral home will be open after 9 a.m. on Thursday for the convenience of family and friends.

Memorial donations may be made to: Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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