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Ruth Kasper Boice
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Birth: Jul. 26, 1923
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 2011

BOICE Mrs. Ruth Boice, 88, was promoted to glory Tuesday, August 23, 2011. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on July 26, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Walter R. and Alanda Cartwright Kasper. As a Licensed Practical Nurse, Ruth dedicated her early years to caring for others. She retired in 1985 from Bell Laboratories in Whippany, NJ. In addition to her parents, Ruth was preceded in death by the love of her life, Charles Boice Sr., to whom she was married for 47 years. Upon retirement, Ruth and Charles moved to Florida, eventually settling in Middleburg. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Walter R. Kasper; sisters, Geraldine Mudrick and Dolores Dutko; brothers-in-law, Jim Dutko, Nick Mickallizzi, and George Mudrick, and a niece, Dianalen Flinner. Ruth is survived by her children, Charles Boice, Jr., West Palm Beach, FL; and Rosann and Alvin Sprinkles, Middleburg, her granddaughter, Suzanne Sprinkles, Middleburg; her sister, Lorraine Mickallizzi, Binghamton, NY; sister-in-law, Margaret Kasper, Ambridge, PA, nephews and niece, Johnrobert Kasper, Pittsburgh, PA, Paul Kasper, Jacksonville Beach; Gregory and Teri Mudrick, Baden, PA; and great-nieces and great-nephews Garret and Erin Mudrick, Baden, PA, and Mikki and Brian Flinner. Ruth was a member of the Ladies of the Orange Park Elks Lodge 2605 and a parishioner at St. Lukes Church. She leaves behind many friends at the Weigel Senior Center of Middleburg. Friends will be received Friday, August 26 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Jacksonville Memory Gardens, 111 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park, FL 32073. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Saturday, August 27 at 1 p.m. at St. Lukes Catholic Church, 1606 Blanding Blvd., Middleburg, FL 32068. Donations may be made, in Ruths memory, to the Alzheimer's Association NE Florida Chapter or Community Hospice of Jacksonville. Please Sign the Guestbook @ 
Created by: Laura
Record added: Aug 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75500420
Ruth <i>Kasper</i> Boice
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