Ruth A. Young, 96 of Sarver passed away on December 6, 2019 at Fair Winds Manor, Sarver, surrounded by her loving family.
Born January 9, 1923 in Karns City, PA, she was the daughter of the late Ray Campbell and Dessa Irene Cumberland Campbell.
Ruth was a homemaker. She also worked as a Avon Representative for over 20 years. She was a lifetime member of Emory Chapel, where she served as a Sunday School superintendent and also the treasurer. She was also a member of the Women's United Methodist group. Ruth helped organized the Buffalo Twp. Senior Citizens and was the first group President. She was very active in the Sarver Community Choir. Ruth enjoyed bus trips, spending time with her husband, daughter and family, and especially loved time with her only grandson and her two great grandchildren, who called her Nana Ruth.
Surviving are her loving daughter, Beverly J. (John) Hildebrand of Sarver, her grandson, Shawn (Anna) Hildebrand of Sarver, great grandchildren, Justin Robert Hildebrand and Jenna Marie Hildebrand, brother, Charles Ray Campbell of Karns City, and lifelong family friend, Ms. Betty Fetzko.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin H. Young, who passed away February 15, 1995, 3 brothers, and 1 sister.
Friends will be received on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 from 6-8 pm at the Fox Funeral Home, Inc., 410 W. Main Street, Saxonburg.
Services will be held on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 11:00 am at the funeral home with Chaplain Susan Brown and Rev. Mary Jo Gould officiating.
Private interment will follow in Sarverville Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Three Rivers Hospice, 2500 Mosside Blvd., Monroeville, PA 15146.
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