YORK Ruth G. (Trimpey) Whitenight, 86, passed away Tuesday, December 31, 2013, at Memorial Hospital. She was the wife of the late L. Lee Whitenight. The couple wed June 5, 1949, and were married for 51 years. A Celebration of Life tribute service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, January 6, 2014, at Life Tributes by Olewiler & Heffner Funeral Chapel & Crematory, Inc., 35 Gotham Place, Red Lion, with The Rev. Dr. Christopher Rodkey officiating. A viewing will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the service. Burial will be in Susquehanna Memorial Gardens. Born October 7, 1927, in Mt. Wolf, Ruth was a daughter of the late Harry E. and Florence (Herr) Trimpey. She was a school teacher for 30 years with the Dallastown School District until her retirement in 1990. Mrs. Whitenight was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ in Dallastown. Ruth is survived by a son, Russell L. Whitenight and his wife, Karen, of Dallastown; daughter, Sally R. Ferris of Gillette, Wyo.; grandson, Kyle Ferris; sister, Rachael Tracey of York; five nephews; and a niece. Send Condolences at BestLifeTributes.com
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Olewiler & Heffner Funeral Home
35 Gotham Drive
Red Lion, PA 17356
Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Jan. 3, 2014