Wenrich Hower, 99, formerly of Riverside and of Danville PA passed away
peacefully Monday, September 14, 2020 at Grandview Health Homes in Danville.
She was born December 20, 1920 in Reedsville PA, the daughter of the late
Raymond William and Florence Ellen Emery Wenrich
She was married to
the late Blaine Hower. They were married in 1958.
from Danville High School in 1938.
She was employed
in the Housekeeping Department at Geisinger Medical Center for 40 years,
from where she retired in 1985.
Ruth was a charter
member of the Assembly of God Church in Riverside PA where she served as a
pianist for 50 years, church secretary, Sunday school director and taught
Her greatest joy
in life was being active in her church. She also enjoyed crocheting and
She is survived by
one son, Daryl Robin Wenrich from California. Also surviving is one
brother, David Wenrich of California and two sisters; Ruby E. Buckley and
Shirley R. Showers as well as three grandchildren; Mike, Mark and Marcie as
well as several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one
brother, William Wenrich and five sisters; Florence Hettinger, Marian Filer,
Anna Dill, Joanne Wenrich and Margaret in infancy.
graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family. The family
will provide flowers. The family will provide flowers. Memorial
contributions may be made to the International Fellowship of Christians and
North LaSalle Street, Suite
Chicago , IL 60602-2584 or Assembly of God Church 734 6th Street
Riverside PA 17868.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 West
Mahoning Street, Danville, PA 17821.
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