Obituary for Ruby Myers
Ruby K. Hartman Myers, 93, of York passed away on January 3, 2018 at Hospice and Community Care in Mount Joy. She was the widow of the late William E. Myers, Jr. who passed away in 1991.
Ruby was born December 3, 1924 in Rockingham County, VA to the late Harry E. and Lettie N. Smith Hartman.
She was a 19M43 graduate of William Penn Senior High School.
She retired from Caterpillar Tractor in 1985.
Ruby was a member of Mount Zion Lutheran Church for over 50 years, where she taught the Junior High Girls Sunday School class for many years. She was a member of the LCW having served as a former president, member of the Ladies former Aid Group and a member of the former Hill Toppers of the church.
She is survived by a son, Dennis E. Myers and his wife, Cathy of Dallastown, daughter, Holly L. Mitchell of York, granddaughter, Heather J. Myers of Phoenix, AZ, and a grandson, Shaun D. Myers and his companion, Brooke Bode of Manheim. She leaves many cousins in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia as well as nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Beth Myers in 1977, a sister, Janet L. Hafer in 1996 and a brother, Gary L. Hartman in 2009.
Ruby dearly loved the Shenandoah Valley as well as Stone Harbor, N.J. where many happy times were spent. She loved her dogs but most of all her children and grandchildren that meant everything to her.
Following cremation, a memorial service will be held Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Mount Zion Lutheran Church, 2164 Mount Zion Road, York with her pastor, the Rev. Brian A. McClinton, officiating. A private burial will be held in Mount Zion Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
Contributions may be made in her name to any of the following, Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, Hospice and Community Care of Mount Joy, American Heart Association, American Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association, or to your local animal shelters.
Arrangements by the Etzweiler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 1111 E. Market St. York, PA 17403.