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Ruth A. Phillips

June 1, 1924 - June 12, 2017


S. Waverly, Pennsylvania

Date of Death:

June 12, 2017



Birth Date:

June 1, 1924

Birth Place:

Plainfield, New Jersey

Service Information:

Private service at the convenience of the family.



Tioga Point Cemetery, Athens, Pennsylvania

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Ruth A. Phillips

Ruth A. Phillips, 93 of S. Waverly passed away on Monday, June 12, 2017. 

She was predeceased by her parents, Theodore and Adella Smith Swan; husband, Garold Phillips; son, William Phillips; granddaughter, Courtny Crone; and daughter-in-law, Lorraine Phillips.

Ruth is survived by her children, Bonnie (Ron) Crone of Pittsburgh and Brian Phillips of Sheshequin; grandchildren, Cory and Cody Crone, Garold and Samuel Phillips, Bonnie Phillips, Julia Price, and Lisa Phillips; and daughter-in-law, Katherine Phillips of Waverly.

Ruth was member Waverly United Methodist Church where she was a member of the Craft Group and the Aletheia Group.  She was a member of the Eastern Star.  Ruth enjoyed sitting on her front porch reading her newspaper where she could enjoy the sunshine.  She was an avid reader who enjoyed her home and spending time with her family.

Services will be private to the family.  Blauvelt Funeral Home at 625 Broad Street, Waverly is assisting the family.  Those wishing to send a private message of sympathy to Ruth’s family may visit our Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at

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