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Ruth M. Coronios Ruby

1921 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Ruth M. Coronios Ruby Obituary
Mrs. Ruth M. Coronios Ruby (nee Covert), age 96, died on April 1, 2017.

Ruth was born in Upper Montclair, NJ on March 12, 1921, the daughter and only child of Herbert Blakely and Edith Geistweit Covert.

After receiving her Bachelor of Arts from St. Lawrence University in Canton, NY in December 1942, Ruth was accepted into the first class of the United States Marine Corps Women's Reserve.

Mrs. Ruby retired in 1985 after twenty-five years of encouraging good grammar, appreciation of literature in all its forms, and effective communication.

SERVICES: At her request, there will be no services.

Ruth was extremely proud of her service in the United States Marine Corps. Her family suggests that if you would like to remember her with a donation, please make it to Women in Military Service for America Memorial Foundation, Dept. 560, Washington, DC 20042-0560 (www.womensmemorial.org)

To read the full obituary please visit the Mahar and Son Funeral Home website at www.maharandsonfuneralhome.net

Published in Bennington Banner from Apr. 4 to Apr. 5, 2017
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