Ruth I. Iles, 87,
of 108 Clinton Street Danville PA went to be with her Lord Saturday August
11 2007 at her residence. She was born August 6 1920 in Milton PA the
daughter of the late Palmer and Hattie Eddinger Smith.
was married to Edwin Iles who preceded her in death September 1 1957. A
resident of Danville all of her life, Mrs. Iles was a faithful and active
member of Danville Apostolic Church Riverside PA. Mrs. Iles owned and
operated Ruth’s House of Beauty 20 W Mahoning Street Danville PA from 1960 –
1991. She enjoyed spending time with her family and was well known for her
delicious cooking. She also enjoyed reading and loved her dogs.
She is survived by
one step-daughter Edwina West and her family of Indianapolis IN. She is
also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Also surviving is her friend
and caregiver Joyce Schlagel of over 25 years. Mrs. Iles was the last
member of her immediate family and was preceded in death by two brothers;
Clarence and Palmer Smith and three sisters; Loretta Warner, Helen Bonsel
and Florence Nevius.
A Celebration of
Ruth’s Life will be held Wednesday, August 15 2007 at 1:00 PM from Danville
Apostolic Church 1505 Sunbury Road Riverside PA with her pastor the Reverend
Seth E. Avery officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery Danville
PA. Friends will be received from 11:30 AM until the time of service.
Memorial contributions may be made to Danville Apostolic Church PO Box 309
Riverside PA 17868. Arrangements are under the direction of the Visneski
Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA