GOWANDA - Ruth Elaine Kerner, 97, died Sunday (June 2, 2013), at the Gowand Rehab and Nursing Center in Gowanda. Born Dec. 1, 1915, in Arnold, Pa., the daughter of the late Anthony F. and Maude E. (Snyder) Kerner.
She is survived by a sister, Louise Ayers of Cattaraugus. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by a sister, Bernice Long; and three brothers, Edwin Kerner, Franklin Kerner and Wilbert Kerner.
The family has requested that no services be observed. Visit online at hillsfuneralchapel.com.
"Thank you for your kind wishes and calls following the death of Ruth E. Kerner. We appreciate your kind messages and great assistance in this sorrowful time."