Ruth E. Ulrich(1923 - 2013)

Ruth E. Ulrich, age 89, of Grandpa's Woods, Tafton and formerly of Jersey City, NJ, died Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Ellen Memorial Health Care Center in Honesdale.

Mrs. Ulrich was born December 1, 1923 in Jersey City, NJ and was the daughter of the late Richard and Adelede (Foulkrod) Hickman. She was predeceased by her brothers & sisters.

She was a secretary for Westinghouse and a homemaker.

Ruth loved the Church family. She loved reading, listening to spiritual music, taking car rides with Walter and knitting.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years: Walter L. Ulrich; one daughter: Linda Magitz of Bethlehem, PA; one granddaughter, Lisa Arencibia of Branchburg, NJ.

Calling hours will be Tuesday, February 19th from 2 to 5 p.m. at Teeters' East Chapel, 505 Church St, Hawley, PA.

The funeral will be Wednesday, February 20 at 11 a.m. at Teeters' East Chapel, with Rev. William Samford, Pastor First Presbyterian Church of Hawley, officiating.

Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery in Paupack.

Memorials may be made to NEPA Regional, 63 N. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701

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Arrangements by Teeters' Funeral Chapel, 505 Church St., Hawley, PA, 18428.

Published in Wayne Independent on Feb. 19, 2013