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Ruth Mae Grubb

December 6, 1941 — June 14, 2012

Ruth Mae Grubb



Grubb, Ruth Mae age 89 of Sebring, FL, died June 14th, 2012 at Good Shepherd Hospice. She was born in Palmyra, PA and graduated from High School in Annville, PA in 1940. Later in life she went on to nursing school. She married Kenneth Dale Grubb on December 6th, 1941 (the day before Pearl Harbor) While Ken was in W.W.II, Ruth worked in a packing house in California while he was stationed there and back to a shoe factory in PA when he went overseas. In 1946 they moved to Sebring, FL and became members of the Sebring Church of the Brethren. Ruth was a Deacon in the Church for 62 years and in May 2012 she received a lifetime Deacon award for her faithful service. In the past, she was also a Sunday School Teacher, Sunday School Superintendent, Delegate from her Church to their National Conference and Chairwoman of many committees. Throughout her life, Ruth has been a Girl Scout Leader, member of Junior Women's Club, President of the Sebring Women's Club, President of the Highlands County Republican Committee, Alternate Delegate from Florida to the Republican National Convention in 1988. She was a talented seamstress entering and winning awards for her quilts and pillows. Ruth was a loving and devoted wife to Ken (who preceded her in death), a wonderful Mother, Mother-n-law and Grandmother. She is survived by her daughter Cynthia M. (Lee) Condran of Annville, PA, son Dale W. (Lori) Grubb of Sebring, FL, grandchildren Matthew Dale Grubb and Madison Taylor Grubb of Sebring, FL, a niece and nephews of PA. The family will receive friends 6:00pm to 8:00pm on Monday June 18th, 2012 at the Sebring Church of the Brethren. Service will be held at 2:00pm Tuesday June 19th, 2012 at the Sebring Church of the Brethren. Friends will also be received on Tuesday 1:00pm to 2:00pm prior to the service. Rev. Terry Grove, Rev. Eugene Bengtson and Rev. Cecil Hess will be officiating. Burial will follow at Lakeview Memorial Gardens.

Condolences or Life Stories may be expressed in her Guestbook. Morris Funeral Chapel, Sebring, Fl.






Preceded In Death By

Kenneth Dale Grubb, Husband

Survived By

Cynthia M. (Lee) Condran, Daughter
Dale W. (Lori) Grubb, Son
Matthew Dale Grubb, Grandson
Madison Taylor Grubb, Grabddaughter
a niece and nephews

Facts

Place Of Birth: Palmyra, PA Place Of Death: Sebring, FL
Date of Death: June 14, 2012
Member of the Sebring Church of the Brethren
Past President of the Sebring Women's Club

Services

The family will receive friends
6:00pm to 8:00pm on Monday June 18th, 2012
at the Sebring Church of the Brethren.
Service will be held at 2:00pm Tuesday
June 19th, 2012 at the Sebring Church of the Brethren.
Friends will also be received on Tuesday
1:00pm to 2:00pm prior to the service.
Rev. Terry Grove, Rev. Eugene Bengtson
and Rev. Cecil Hess will be officiating.
Burial will follow at Lakeview Memorial Gardens.



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