Ruth I. Schwartz

YORK Ruth I. Schwartz, 79, entered into rest at 4:10 p.m. on Tuesday, October 2, 2012, at York Hospital. She was the wife of the late Thomas M. Schwartz. Born September 15, 1933, Ruth was the daughter of the late Joseph and Hazel (Shaffer) Wesner. She was a homemaker and spent most of her time volunteering in the kitchen at Union Fire Hose Company #1 in Dover and playing bingo. Ruth is survived by a daughter, Nancy McCleary of Dow City, Iowa; two sons, Rodney Schwartz of York and Randy Schwartz of Hanover; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and a best friend, David Baker of Dover. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Ruth's funeral at 1 p.m. and the viewing at 12 noon on Friday at Emig Funeral Home, 47 N. Queen St., Dover. Burial will follow in Suburban Memorial Gardens. Officiating will be the Rev. N. Patrick Teaford of St. David's E.C. Church, Dover. Memorial donations may be made to Union Fire Hose Company #1, 30 East Canal St., Dover, PA 17315.

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Oct. 4, 2012