Ruth A. Kukucka

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Jan. 1, 2018

Ruth A. Kukucka, of Tunkhannock, died Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, in The Gardens in Tunkhannock.

She was born on Shupp Hill in Tunkhannock on Aug. 3, 1942, daughter of the late Hiram and Evangeline McKennas Ford.

Ruth was a 1960 graduate of Tunkhannock High School having worked for Commonwealth Telephone Company as an operator in Tunkhannock. She retired from JR Hallmark in Tunkhannock. She was a member of the Church of Nativity BVM in Tunkhannock. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, and will always be remembered for her cooking and baking.

She was preceded in death by a granddaughter Meggie Lee Rought.

Surviving is her husband of 54 years, John Kukucka; son Tim and Tina Gacha Kukuchka; daughter Tammy and Dave Rought; brothers: Robert and Helen Ford, and Thomas and Donna Robinson Ford; sister Wanda and Richard Montross; grandchildren: Janelle and Justine Rought, all of Tunkhannock.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Jan. 4, at 11 a.m. from the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Inc., 73 W. Tioga St. Tunkhannock, with Deacon Ray Pieretti. Interment will be in Sunnyside Cemetery, Tunkhannock. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m.

Online condolences may be sent to the family on the funeral home web site.

Memorial donations may be made to the Tunkhannock Public Library or the humane society of the donor's choice.
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Sheldon - Kukuchka Funeral Home - Tunkhannock
73 West Tioga Street
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
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Published in The Wyoming County Examiner on Jan. 3, 2018