Skip to main content

Ethel Ruth Farnsworth, 95

May 14, 2014

Ethel Ruth Farnsworth, 95, of Punxsutawney, died Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at Wellington Heights in Punxsutawney.

She was born July 7, 1918, in Valier, Pa., the daughter of the late William and Ora (Bath) Plowman.

She was married to Ralph Farnsworth, who preceded her in death in 1987.

Mrs. Farnsworth and her husband were the owners of the former Farnsworth Jewelry in Punxsutawney for many years,

She was a member of the Woodland Avenue United Methodist Church and a 50-year member of the Punxsutawney Chapter No. 72, Order of the Eastern
Star.

She is survived by one sister, Bonnie Jane Hudak of Punxsutawney; and by one niece, Darlene Nitwitz of Canfield, Ohio.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, George, Maurice and James Plowman.

Friends will be received at the Richard L. Fait Funeral Home in Punxsutawney on Friday, May 16, 2014, from 6 to 8 p.m., and on Saturday, May 17, 2014, from 10 to 11 a.m.

The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, May 17, 2014, at 11 a.m.

Interment will follow at Circle Hill Cemetery.

The members of Punxsutawney Chapter 72, Order of the Eastern Star will hold a memorial service at the funeral home on Friday evening at 7:30 p.m.

Online condolences can be made at www.faitfuneralhome.com.

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett (pictured) was on hand to present the 2014 Governor's Awards for the Arts Sunday...
VIDEO: 11 Facts You Won't Believe Are Actually True
Kyle Beatty and his band are pictured performing during praise and worship during the See You at the Pole Rally that...
Monday, Punxsutawney Country Club hosted the District IX Championship Tournament. Punxsy ended up...
The Chucks golf team was the only Punxsy squad that played host on Monday, and the Chucks weren't...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes