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Ruth Ann (McGonigal) Claridge

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Claridge, Ruth Ann (McGonigal)

Passed away on Friday, August 1, 2014. Ruth was born November 5, 1940, the daughter of James E. and Ann McGonigal. She is survived by her son, Jeff Judson of Pine City, NY and her beloved grandchildren, Patrick, Becca, Jordan and Justin; brothers, James L. McGonigal (Ann), Robert McGonigal, Lester McGonigal (Patricia); sisters, Evelyn Strong and Alma McCoy (Jim); also survived by her special friend, Ronald Hover of Windsor, NY. She was predeceased by her son, Scott Judson, and her parents. Ruth was loved and cherished by all who knew her. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, and friend as well as a caring and dedicated nurse. A Memorial Service celebrating her life is planned for Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. followed by a reception at the Pennsylvania Avenue United Methodist Church, 1238 Pennsylvania Ave., Pine City, NY. Ruth's wishes were that in lieu of flowers a donation could be made to a . Arrangements have been entrusted to the Olthof Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 Pennsylvania Ave., Elmira/Southport, NY. Ruth's guestbook may be signed in obituaries at

Published in Star-Gazette on Aug. 4, 2014
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