Ruth Bernardoni, 85, of Exeter, passed away on Wednesday evening, April 24, 2013, at the Hospice Community Care Inpatient Unit, Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.
Born in Exeter, she was a daughter of the late John and Anna Michaels Schultz. Ruth was a member of St. Barbara Parish at St. Anthony of Padua Church, Exeter, and a graduate of Exeter High School.
Prior to her retirement, she had worked as a bookkeeper for Sun Oil Co., the Northeast Philharmonic and at Interstate Products.
Preceding her in death were her sister, Josephine Grudkowski; a sister-in-law, Marion Schultz; and brother-in-law, Alex Grudkowski.
Surviving are her husband, Ermete Bernardoni, Exeter; brother, John Schultz, West Pittston; nieces, Brenda Schultz, West Pittston, Dolores Knizner, Arizona, and Penny Jurchak, Maryland; nephew, Robert and his wife, Valerie Schultz, West Pittston; great-nephew, Evin Schultz, Honesdale; and her dear friend, Dr. Nancy Gilhooley, Laflin.
Funeral services will be held at 8:30 a.m. Monday from the Gubbiotti Funeral Home, 1030 Wyoming Ave., Exeter. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 9 a.m. at St. Anthony of Padua Church, St. Barbara Parish, 28 Memorial St., Exeter. Interment will follow in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Carverton. Relatives and friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
To send the family an expression of sympathy or an online condolence, please visit www.gubbiottifh.com.
Published in Times Leader on Apr. 27, 2013
Gubbiotti Funeral Home
1030 Wyoming Ave. Exeter, PA 18643