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Arthur G. Ruth

Obituary for Arthur G. Ruth

May 17, 1928 - November 9, 2019
| Age 91


Arthur G. Ruth, 91, of Newtown, PA died on November 9, 2019 at Chandler Hall Hospice, Newtown, PA. Born on May 17, 1928 in Perkasie, PA to his parents, Grover and Mamie May Diehl Ruth.

Arthur is a Marine Veteran of WWII serving as a Sergeant stationed in Guam. After his discharge Arthur worked as a mechanic eventually working for Aamco transmissions as a Technical Investigator. After he retired he worked as a crossing guard for Council Rick school district.

Arthur was a former member of the All Division Detachment and a Charter Member of the newly formed Patriot Detachment of the Marine Corp. League where he served as Commandant.

Arthur is the husband of the late Janet Kurz Ruth, whom he met in a bowling alley and married in 1950. He is survived by his 3 children, Jeff Ruth, James and his wife Michelle Ruth and Jennifer Ruth, his grandchildren, James, Christopher, Daniel, Rachel and Sam Ruth and his great grandchild, Clover

Relatives and friends are invited to Arthur's Memorial Life Celebration on Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 1 to 2 PM and to his Memorial Service at 2 PM at the Swartz Givnish Funeral Home, 323 Washington Ave, Newtown, PA. Interment with Marine Corps. Honors will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions in Arthur's name may be made to The Marine Corp. Scholarship Foundation, 909 North Washington St, Suite 400, Alexander, VA. 22314 or the Guardians of the National Cemetery, P.O. Box 233, Newtown, PA 18940.
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