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Ruby Tyger, 80

March 25, 2012

Ruby Tyger, 80, Rochester Mills, passed away Saturday, March 24, 2012, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital.

She was born April 20, 1931, in Leechburg, Armstrong County, a daughter of the late Leroy and Frances (Boyer) Wagner.

Dec. 27, 1952, she married Harold C. Tyger, who preceded her in death.

Surviving relatives include a son, Robert Tyger and wife Sandy of Marion Center; three daughters, Diane Tyger of Rochester Mills, Karen Tyger and companion Dan Williard and Kathy Anderson and husband Denny, all of Punxsutawney; three grandchildren, Daniel Tyger and wife Zita of Indiana, Jessica Hennessey and husband Ryan of St. Marys, Ga., and Kayla Anderson of Punxsutawney; three great-grandchildren, Zachary Carter and Jace and Brooke Hennessey; two brothers, Eugene Wagner and wife Darlene of Vienna, Ohio, and Bernard Wayne and wife Mary of Woodstock, Ga.; two sisters-in-law, Doris Wagner and Mary Lee Wagner, both of Sharon; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Paul and Walter Wagner; and a great-granddaughter, Shayla Rose Tyger.

Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until noon, Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at McCabe Funeral Home in Punxsutawney.

A funeral service will be held at noon, Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at the funeral home with the Rev. Tom McCurdy officiating.

Interment is private.

Donations may be made to ASI (Meals on Wheels) Oak Place, 1005 Oak St., Box 519, Indiana, Pa. 15701.

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