Ruth Donaldson Marshall, 92, formerly of Swissvale, died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, in Chicago, Ill. She was born May 12, 1924, in Pittsburgh, daughter of the late James and Marie Donaldson. She is survived by her daughter, Linda (Marshall) Matta and her husband, Ron, with whom she resided; two granddaughters, Lori Matta-Rhode and Lisa Matta-Hong; and four great-grandchildren, Jaden Rhode and Kaelyn, Kylie and Keegan Hong. Ruth was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Marshall; a son, Thomas Marshall; and four brothers, Jim, Cliff, Ed and Harry Donaldson.
Friends will be received from 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at the THOMAS L. NIED FUNERAL HOME, 7441 Washington St., Swissvale, where a service will follow at 10 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. www.niedfuneralhome.com