SNEAD, Ruth Klausing, was taken by angels, November 1, 2012. She is survived by her children, Frank Snead, Connie Haine, Margie Pugh (Preston), Cindy Ambrose (Jim); six grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren; her brother, William Klausing (Elizabeth); also numerous nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends at Bliley's-Staples Mill, 8510 Staples Mill Road, Friday (today), from 5 to 7 p.m. and where services will be held Saturday at 12 noon. Interment 3 p.m. at Fork Union Cemetery. Mrs. Snead was a graduate of Purdue University and a past member of the Bon Air Artists Club, a water colorist, a member of the Crestwood Presbyterian Church. She had a long and wonderful life and her children are glad to have had her so long.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.