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Ruth Wilbur Bretz, age 79 Ruth Wilbur Bretz, age 79, of Upper Providence, died May 21, 2013. Ruth was a Past member of the Rose Tree Media School District School Board and Former president of Elwyn Institutes Parent Staff Association. She was devoted to her children and grandchildren. Ruth was Predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Peter L. Bretz, and her sister Elynore Hunt of Alexandria VA. Survivors: Her children Eleanor Bretz of Upper Providence, Elizabeth Gill of Drexel Hill, Peter L. Bretz Jr. of Wallingford, and Julie Frattaroli and her husband Bob of Boston, MA. Also survived by her brother Leonard Wilbur of Lancaster PA. Loving Granny, Meemaw, and Grandma to Austin and Anna Gill, Jason, Julia and William Bretz, and Christopher and Elizabeth Frattaroli. Visitation: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, from 3 to 5 p.m., in the J. Nelson Rigby Funeral Home, 1 W. Baltimore Ave., Media, Pa. Services and Interment: private In lieu of flowers: contributions may be made to Elwyn Institute, 111 Elwyn Road, Elwyn PA 19063 or Taylor Hospice, 300 Johnson Avenue, Ridley Park PA 19078. On-line condolences: Jnelsonrigbyfh.com

Published in The Daily Times on May 24, 2013
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