PALMYRA - Ruth C. VanDerMallie, 94, passed away peacefully Tuesday (May 4, 2021) at the M.M. Ewing Continuing Care Center.
Friends and family are invited to attend calling hours for Ruth from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday (May 7) at the Robert L. Yost Funeral Home, 123 Main Street, Palmyra, N.Y., with a service immediately following. Burial will be at 12:00 noon in the Palmyra Cemetery, 272 Vienna St., Palmyra, N.Y.
Ruth's family request memorial contributions be directed to the American Cancer Society
, 1120 Goodman St. South, Rochester, NY 14620.
Ruth was born June 3, 1926, the daughter of the late Byron and Beatrice Coleman Harding. She was a homemaker, she enjoyed knitting hats for other patients. She was a member of the Heritage Baptist Church and also the Order of the Eastern Star.
Ruth is survived by her daughter, Penny Peck; her sons Steve, Butch, Paul and Chuck VanDerMallie; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her husband, Charles R. VanDerMaiilie in 2015; and her brother, Fred Harding.