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Ruth L. Haines

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RUTH L. HAINES, 92 Ruth L. (Klinger) Haines, 92, wife of the late Elmer F. Haines, of Frederick Living, Upper Frederick Twp., died Monday, at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. She lived most of her life in Skippack Twp., but during her retirement lived in Wysox Twp., Bradford Co., and Collegeville. Mrs. Haines was born on October 1, 1920, in Skippack Twp. and was a daughter of the late Lloyd E. and Katie L. (Meinhardt) Klinger. She was a graduate of Collegeville High School. Before she retired, Mrs. Haines was a seamstress for the Collegeville Flag & Mfg. Co., Collegeville, and a housekeeper at Ursinus College. Mrs. Haines is survived by her son, Thomas F., husband of Linell (Keenan) Haines, Summerville, SC; her grandchildren, Jonathan Haines, Megan Haines, wife of Christopher Mastrippolito, and Jesse Haines; and her siblings, Wilhelmina K. Shaffer, Skippack Twp., and David D. Klinger, San Diego, CA. She was preceded in death by her siblings, Barbara J. Klinger and Gustav F. Klinger. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, in Lower Skippack Mennonite Cemetery, Evansburg and Meetinghouse roads, Skippack Twp., with the Rev. John Kimball, Associate In Ministry, St. James Episcopal Church, Lower Providence Twp., officiating. Arrangements are by Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc., Trappe.

Published in The Mercury on Oct. 3, 2012
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