Ruth Miller

Ruth Miller, 99, of Scranton, died Wednesday morning at the Jewish Home of Eastern Pa. She was preceded in death by her husband, David Miller, in 1996.

Born in Scranton, daughter of the late Jacob and Jennie Lipsky Gilewitz, she was a graduate of Scranton Central High School. She was a member of Temple Israel and its Sisterhood, as well as Hadassah.

Surviving is a son, Earl Miller of Rego Park, N.Y.

She was also preceded in death by her brother, Mark Gilewitz.

Graveside services will be held today at 1 p.m. in Temple Israel Cemetery, Dunmore, by Rabbi Moshe Saks.

There is no local shiva. Memorial contributions may be made to the third floor of Jewish Home of Eastern Pa., 1101 Vine St., Scranton, PA 18510; or to the donor's favorite charity.

Arrangements under the care of the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., Dunmore. To offer the family a condolence, visit

Funeral Home

Carlucci Golden DeSantis Funeral Home
318 East Drinker Street Dunmore, PA 18512
(570) 343-6013

Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 27, 2014