Ruth A. Horning Steiner

Wilkinsburg, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 29 Oct 2014 (aged 101)
Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Millcreek Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 138120783 · View Source
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Age 101, the daughter of the late James Linhart and Mary Steel Horning. She had worked at the Vernondale Elementary School Food Service for several years. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church. As a young woman, she attended the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. She had a long and prolific career as an amateur artist, producing over 30 finished works, mainly nature scenes in oil or water color.

Ruth was preceded in death by her husband Francis W. Steiner in 1983 and a brother James Horning.

She is survived by two daughters, Linda, wife of James Knestrick, of Hummeltown, Pa.; Mary, wife of Henry Miller, of Perrysburg, N.Y.; and four sons, David Steiner, of Riverdale Maryland, Jack Steiner and his wife Kim Truesdale of Newfields, N.H., Karl Steiner of Erie, and Sam and his wife Claire Steiner, of Erie; a sister, Nina Landon, of Springfield, Mass.; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces.

Burial at Laurel Hill.

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  • Added: 31 Oct 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 138120783
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruth A. Horning Steiner (24 Apr 1913–29 Oct 2014), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138120783, citing Laurel Hill Cemetery, Millcreek Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Edie (contributor 46739327) .