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Ruth Ann Fisher, 85

September 20, 2020

Ruth Ann Fisher, 85, of New Castle, Delaware, formerly of Lancaster, passed away peacefully at her home on September 20, 2020. Born in Little Britain, PA she was the daughter of the late David C. and Emma (Norris) Brown.

Ruth will be fondly remembered for her giving spirit and love of her family. Being born into a family of 13 siblings, Ruth treasured making memories and being with her family. She enjoyed reading mystery and romance novels, collecting bells, doing crossword puzzles, and playing scrabble. Being at the beach was also something that brought great joy to Ruth. Her grandchildren will always remember the lessons she taught them in playing poker and how she would always win their money.

Her love will continue on in her children; Stephen Fisher of Milton Delaware, Kandy Mishler of Manheim Pennsylvania, Sandra Fisher of Mesa Arizona, Tina Fisher of Tucson Arizona, Pamela Brenner of San Martin California, John Fisher, Jr. of Shawboro North Carolina, Tracy Hammond of Mount Joy Pennsylvania, April Jackson of Bear Delaware and Dwight Fisher, husband of Kathleen, of Camden South Carolina, 28 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in passing by her daughter, Deanna Stupak, 2 grandchildren and all of her siblings.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, September 25, at 3PM at the Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory, 441 N. George St. Millersville, PA. A public viewing will be held from 2PM-3PM. Interment will follow at Conestoga Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the National Law Enforcement Memorial
or the National Breast Cancer Foundation Inc.

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October 02, 2020

Wonderful memories of Ruth from our days working together at Woolworth’s. Condolences and prayers to her family.
Wally Huber

September 25, 2020

Dwight and Kathleen, we enjoyed being with Ruth at the boys birthday parties and Michael’s graduation. You have our deepest sympathy and love.
Sue Lauzon& Ben Anspach

September 24, 2020

Steve,Rose,
children,grandchildren,and great children,all family and friends,
My deepest condolences to you ,and your familyThere is no one in this world,like your Mother
i’ve always admired your Mothers caring and selfless nature.
May love surround you now
and bring you peace,
Your Mother ,left you with beautiful memories 
to cherish 
love ,Ken & Dottie

September 24, 2020

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time! 
Katrina and Grant Johnson

September 24, 2020

Dwight- We are so sorry for your loss. Your mother sounds like an amazing person who left a beautiful footprint on those she met and loved. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Andrew & Chelsie Wood

September 23, 2020

Ruth a woderful lady. The thing I like the most was when she told stories and she everyone laughing. And she made the best stuffing and Christmas cookies.  She loved making gifts for christmas. She be firever missed by her family and friends. You are angel now, still watching over everyone.
 
Rose Fisher

September 23, 2020

Ruth Rest In Peace missing you so very much.i always will be looking out my window talking to you out the window. Love you much Rest In Peace sleep well.
Regina wheeler

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Friday, September 25, 2020
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory
441 North George Street
Millersville, PA 17551
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