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Ruth Marie (Stubrich) McVayApril 9, 1912 ~ October 4, 2017 (age 105)
Ruth Marie McVay, 105, of Kittanning Township, died Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, at the home of her daughter, Doris Cogley.
She was born April 9, 1912, in Chicora, to the late John and Roxie (Harkleroad) Stubrich.
She married George P. Mc- Vay on Oct. 25, 1933, and was married 66 years until his death on Jan. 1, 2000.
Ruth was the oldest member of Christ Rupp Lutheran Church in Kittanning Township, where she was very active all her life. She taught the Adult Sunday School Class for over 50 years, and was a member of the women’s group and other organizations of the church.
Survivors include her daughters, Doris Cogley, and Ruth (Donald) McIntyre, all of Kittanning Township; seven grandchildren, Robert (Joy) Everhart, of Worthington, Eugene (Brenda) Everhart, Donald
(Theresa) Everhart, Diana (Kevin) Klingensmith, Barbara (Richard) Shaffer, Brian (Donna) McIntyre, all of Kittanning Township, and Deidra Mutschler, of Waterford, Pa.; 16 great-grandchildren; and 15 great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband George P. McVay; daughter,
Marie Everhart; brothers, Ray, Roy, Homer, Ralph, and George Stubrich; sisters, Hazel Clark, Ivy Graham, Alice Griffith, and Alma Stubrich; and sons-in- law, Robert E. Everhart and Thomas H. Cogley.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, at the Snyder-Crissman Funeral Home, 200 S. McKean St., Kittanning. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, at the Christ Rupp Lutheran Church, 228 Rupp Church Road, Kittanning Township, with an additional hour of viewing at 10 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in the Christ Rupp Lutheran Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Ruth’s memory to the Capital Improvement Fund of Christ Rupp Lutheran Church.
Christ (Rupp) Lutheran Church
228 Rupp Church Road Kittanning,Pa 16201, AB