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Ada Ruth Merritt
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Birth: Jan. 18, 1904
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1994
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA

Ridgway Record
Mon, Feb. 21, 1994, p.12

Ada B. Merritt

Brockway - Ada B. Merritt, 90, of Highland View Health Care, Brockway, died Saturday at the health care facility.

She was born Jan. 18, 1904, in Pardus, a daughter of Alfred and Myrtle Trumbull Ruth. She married Harry Merritt, who is deceased.

Mrs. Merritt was a member of Brandy Camp United Methodist Church. She retired from Brockway Inc.

She is survived by five daughters, Martha Nulf Chmielewski of Niles, Ohio, Mrs. Bernice Colson, Mrs. Edna Cribbs, and Mrs. Nancy Trumbull, all of Ridgway, and Mrs. Flora Carr of Kersey; four sons, Arthur Merritt of Ridgway, Frank Merritt of DuBois, Daniel Merritt of Dagus Mines; and Harry Merritt of Kersey; two brothers, Lawrence Ruth of Ridgway and Norman Ruth of Brandy Camp; two sisters, Mrs. Twila Dutcher of Ridgway and Mrs. Loretta Kline of Kersey; 26 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Raymond Merritt; one brother; three sisters; and two grandchildren.

Funeral services for Ada B. Merritt will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday at Brandy Camp United Methodist Church with Rev. Bessie Maihle officiating. Burial will be in Brandy Camp Cemetery. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at a Brockway funeral home. Memorial may be made to Highland View Health Care. 
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  Harry Addison Merritt (1900 - 1954)*
  Arthur Addison Merritt (1925 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Brandy Camp Cemetery
Brandy Camp
Elk County
Pennsylvania, USA
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