DANVILLE ~ Ruth Clara Campbell, 100, of Danville PA passed away peacefully on October 19, 2022 at Emmanuel Nursing Center in Danville PA. A lifelong native of Danville PA, was born March 21, 1922 in Danville PA, the daughter of the late Edward and Edith Rilely Keefer.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 68 years, William “Reds” Campbellin 2007.
They were married August 13, 1938.
She was employed for over 30 years as a presser in the clothing industry, from where she retired.
Ruth was of the Lutheran faith.
She loved fishing with her husband, Bingo and enjoyed cooking for her family.
Ruth will be remembered for the love displayed by her for her grandchildren.
She is survived by one son, William Campbell and his wife Jane of Danville PA and one daughter, Betty Jane Coira of Pittsburgh PA. Also surviving are her grandchildren, Brett Campbell, Dr. Gregg Campbell, Scott Mauray and Shannon Grubbs and 7 great-grandchildren, all of whom she adored.
She was preceded in death by one sister, Bertha Keefer Hoover.
Graveside services will be private at the convenience of the family at Elan Memorial Park in Bloomsburg PA.
The family will provide flowers. Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity
Lutheran Church PO Box 417 Danville PA.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc 42 West Mahoning Street Danville PA 17821.