|Death: ||Dec. 4, 1975|
RUTH E. BLACKLEDGE
Ruth E. Blackledge, 75, died early Thursday evening at the North Penn Convalescent Residence, Lansdale, where she had been a guest for three months. She resided at 29 E. Third st., Lansdale.
Born in Sussex, N.J., she was the daughter of the late William H. and Nancy Van Orden Buchanan. She moved to the area 50 years ago.
Mrs. Blackledge was a member of the First Baptist Church of Lansdale. She was preceded in death by two sons, Robert F. and Leslie E.
In addition to her husband, Edward W. Blackledge, she is survived by two daughters, Elizabeth, wife of Henry Rappold of Telford, and Lorraine, wife of James Wetherill of Lansdale; 15 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; a sister Bertha, wife of Albert Beam of Florida, and a brother, Francis Buchanan of Philadelphia.
Services will be private Monday. The Elmer S. Shelly Funeral Home, E. Main st., Lansdale is in charge of the arrangements.
The North Penn Reporter
Friday, December 5, 1975
Edward W Blackledge (1893 - 1978)
Charles W Blackledge (1924 - 1944)*
Plot: Div H Sec C Lot 24 Grave 2
Maintained by: Marti Drumheller
Originally Created by: LWD
Record added: Apr 18, 2010
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