Ruth Lorraine Gacser

Ruth Lorraine Gacser

AGE: 77 • Somerset

Ruth Lorraine (Burt) Gacser of Franklin died suddenly on Monday, May 5, 2014, at home. She was 77. She was born in Newark on Dec. 10, 1936. She was a grade school teacher in Newark for 10 years. She loved gardening in her yard and plants and flowers of all kinds. She enjoyed visiting nurseries and reading. She was a fan of The Muppets and Star Trek, and she loved the Twilight movies. She was a strong-minded woman who fiercely loved her family.

Her husband, George, predeceased her in 2007. She is survived by her daughter, Ava, of Franklin; her son, David, his wife, Yasmin, and her grandson, Hunter, of Washington Township; and her childhood friend, Alice Cugat.

In lieu of flowers, donations to The Monmouth County SPCA, 260 Wall St., Eatontown, NJ 07724, or in her name would be appreciated.

Funeral Home

Gleason Funeral Home
1360 Hamilton St. Somerset, NJ 08873
(732) 545-0700

Published in Home News Tribune on May 8, 2014