Ruth E. Tompkins

Ruth E. Tompkins ANNVILLE Ruth E. Tompkins, 84, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at the Good Samaritan Hospital. Born in S. Annville Twp., on February 10, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Harvey and Cora Whitman Graby. She was a garment worker for Colebrook Lingerie and Keystone Weaving Mills. Ruth was a former member of St John's U.C.C. in Lebanon. She was a very personable lady and she enjoyed sitting on her porch and talking to the college kids walking by. Her interests included attending church, baking, cooking, and spending time with her family. Ruth is survived by three children, a son, Terry L. Tompkins of Lebanon, a son, Robert D., husband of Beverly Tompkins of Jonestown, and a daughter, Judy A., wife of Leroy Kline of Myerstown; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a brother, Carl Graby, husband of Louise of Bethel; a sister, Helen Ritchie of Myerstown; and a lifelong friend, Henry Graby of Annville. She was predeceased by a brother, Earl Graby. Funeral services will be held on Monday, May 19, 2014, at 11 a.m. from the Kreamer Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 618 E. Main St. Annville. Burial will be in Grand View Memorial Park, Annville. There will be a visitation with the family held one hour prior to the service from 10 to 11 a.m. www.kreamerfuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Kreamer Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. - Annville
618 E. Main Street Annville, PA 17003
717-867-4811

Published in Lebanon Daily News on May 17, 2014