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Monday, May 20, 2019

Ruth A. Gable

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

1952 graduate of Slatington High School

Ruth A. Gable, 84, of Walnutport, died on Sept. 19, 2018, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

She was the widow of Walter “Buddy” Gable, who died in 2010.

Born June 18, 1934, in Walnutport, she was a daughter of the late Allen and Estella (Derr) Fritzinger.

A 1952 graduate of the former Slatington High School, she was employed by Paris Accessories, and the American Nickeloid Co., both in Walnutport, in a clerical position until retiring.

She enjoyed quilting, playing her organ, and spending time chatting with friends and neighbors.

She was of the Protestant faith.

She will be dearly and greatly missed by all.

Her survivors include sisters Doris Fox, Carol Dorschutz and Linda Kern; nieces; nephews and cousins.

She was predeceased by a brother Eugene Fritzinger, and a sister Mae Zellner.

Contributions may be made to the Walnutport Canal Association, c/o the funeral home, P.O. Box 29, Slatedale, PA 18079-0029.

Arrangements made by Kevin E. Hunsicker Funeral Home Inc., Slatedale.