Ruth W. (Weller) Kunkle

Born: Sat., Jan. 15, 1921
Died: Sat., Apr. 8, 2017


Graveside Service

1:00 PM Tue., Apr. 11, 2017
Location: Woodlawn Cemetery/Denmark Manor


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Ruth Weller Kunkle, age 96, of Harrison City, died on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Redstone Highlands in Greensburg.  Born January 15, 1921, she was a daughter of the late William and Elizabeth Beiter Weller.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Morris E. Kunkle; her son, Edward W. Kunkle; and her sister, Wilma W. Kuhn.  She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Lee Ann Kunkle of Carlisle, a granddaughter, Heather (Scott) Shepard; two great-grandchildren, Cassie and Will; a niece, Taryn (Ken) Kline; and great-nephews, Derek and Travis.  In World War II, Ruth was a WASP (Women's Army Service Pilot), a ferry pilot of war planes, and tow target pilot.  She and her husband Morris were active members of the Antique Car Club of America for many years.  A graveside service will be held Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Woodlawn Cemetery - Denmark Manor, with Rev. John Ciampa, officiating.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the outreach of Community United Methodist Church, 3487 Rt. 130, Irwin, PA 15642.  Arrangements entrusted to Lindsay-Jobe Funeral Home, Inc., 3343 Route 130, Harrison City, 724-744-2721.  www.Lindsay-JobeFuneralHome.com.

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Rebekah
   Posted Mon April 10, 2017
Dear Kunkle Family,
I am so sorry to have read of your loss; please accept my sincere condolences. Something that I have personally found to be of great comfort is the thoughts expressed at John 5:28, 29 as well as Revelation 21:4. In these verses, we find a wonderful hope for the future of being reunited with our loved ones upon the earth the way it was originally intended--free from sickness, suffering, and death. Knowing this has comforted me greatly and it is my sincere hope that these thoughts comfort your family as well. Again I am so sorry for your loss.

Peggy Whaley
   Posted Wed April 26, 2017
So sorry for your loss. My parents were very good friends of Morris and Ruth from
the Antique Car Club. What a wonderful lady - heaven has a new angel.

Tim & Linda Jackson
   Posted Tue May 02, 2017
Our prayers go out to the family. We toured with the two of them over the years. They were so much fun and a very interesting couple. May you keep their warm & fun memories close to your hearts as we will in our hearts too. Hugs

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