|Birth: ||Jul. 10, 1923|
|Death: ||Apr. 17, 2009|
ALKONS—Ruth W. (nee Williams), of Wenonah, NJ, passed away surrounded by her devoted family on April 17, 2009. She was 85 years old.
Ruth was a caring, intelligent woman who had a wonderful sense of humor. She cherished her family and truly treasured her time as a mother. She enjoyed baking, especially her famous Buttermilk Fudge Cake and kept her mind active by reading and working on crossword puzzles. But most of all, Ruth's passion was quilting. She was a member of Love Apple Quilters Group, the Wenonah Depot Quilters and recently a member of a close knit group of friends who gathered weekly to quilt for over 20 years..
Born in Nanacoke, PA, Ruth moved to South Jersey in 1957. She was an employee of Rohm & Haas in Philadelphia for many years, where she met her beloved husband and also worked for the US Postal Service in Bellmawr, NJ for 20 years.
Beloved wife of the late, Stanley; Devoted Mother of Fred (Mary), Connie (Ed) Burger, Carol (Robert) Shatrowsky, Ann (Mike) Rego and the late Maryruth (Drew) Minder; Loving Grandmother of 14 and great grandmother of 4; Dear sister of Loretta Prinzo, Mary Klug, Frank, Jean Pilchak, Bob, Theresa Hainsworth and the late Leon.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend Ruth's visitation on Monday, 6:30—9:00 PM at the McGuinness Funeral Home, 34 Hunter Street, Woodbury NJ and Tuesday, 9—9:50 AM at St. Margaret's RC Church, Third and Beech Street Woodbury Heights, NJ where the Mass will follow at 10:00 AM.
Interment Wenonah Cemetery, Wenonah, NJ.
New Jersey, USA
Created by: Mary Ann Missimer-Moore
Record added: Jan 12, 2011
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