Ruth Grant Soucek

Obituary Condolences

Ruth Grant Soucek of Downingtown Ruth Grant Soucek (nee Putney), 92, of Downingtown, died on February 11, 2012. She was the beloved wife of the late Herbert Grant and the late Donald Soucek. Ruth was born on February 9, 1920 in Hackensack, N.J., to the late Frank and Anna Traver Putney. Ruth was a graduate of Teaneck High School in Teaneck, N.J. She was a homemaker most of her life. She was a member of the Women's Clubs of Upper Montclair, N.J. and Deltona, Fla., Choir and Hand Bells Group of the First United Methodist Church of Deltona, Fla. She enjoyed sewing and knitting. She was the mother of Lynn Vessey (Bruce) of Downingtown; and grandmother of Kimberly and Matthew. Relatives and friends are invited to attend Ruth's visitation from 6 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, February 16, at Mauger-Givnish of Malvern, 24 Monument Avenue, followed by her life celebration service at 7 p.m. Interment Friday at 11 a.m. at Mt. Hebron Cemetery, Upper Montclair, N.J. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Florida United Methodist Children's Home, 51 Children's Way, Enterprise, FL 32725. To share your fondest memory of Ruth, please visit www.lifecelebration.com.

Published in The Daily Local on Feb. 14, 2012
Read More