Ruth P. Rethi, 92 of Tanoma, PA., passed away on March 3, 2013 at Indiana Regional Medical Center, Indiana, PA.
She was born on March 22, 1920 in Pittsburgh, PA., and moved to this area after her marriage to Edward Rethi Sr on September 20 1947. Ruth was a homemaker and also retired from Tate’s Supermarket. She was also previously employed at Indiana Sportswear for many years. Ruth was also known and loved for her wonderful sense of humor.
Ruth is survived by two children, Patricia Rethi and Edward Rethi Jr. and wife Colleen both of Tanoma; and family friend Tammy Strong of Penn Run. The family would like to give a special Thank You to her caregiver, Marilyn Fishel.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Edward Rethi Sr. on June 10, 1992 and one brother and one sister.
Family and friends will be received on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 from 6-8 p.m. at the Rairigh-Bence Funeral Home, Clymer. Her funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Steve Bond, officiating. Interment will be in Ruffner Cemetery, Tanoma.
Online condolences may be made at www.r-bfh.com .