Ruth E. (Cush) Pitchford

July 2, 1922 ~ August 18, 2018 (age 96)
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Of Munhall, on August 18, 2018, age 96.  Daughter of the late James and Margaret (Boyle) Cush; beloved wife of the late Walter T. Pitchford; loving mother of W. Timothy (Helen) Pitchford, Mary Margaret (late Joseph) Karscig, Eileen (Kevin) Mathers, Ann Schuler, Daniel J. (Anita) Pitchford, Kathleen Pitchford and Carol (Joseph) Deasy; grandma of 20 beautiful grandchildren; beloved great grandmother of 20; predeceased by 10 older siblings; beloved Aunt Ruthie to many nieces and nephews; dear friend of the late Thomas “Robbie” Robson.  Family and friends will be received at the SAVOLSKIS-WASIK-GLENN FUNERAL HOME INC., 3501 Main Street, Munhall on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM.  A Funeral Mass will be Saturday 10 AM at St. Therese Church, Munhall.  Ruth was a former switchboard operator for Bell of PA and Homestead and Jefferson Hospitals.  She was a longtime parishioner of St. Therese Church, former resident of St. Therese Plaza and member of St. Therese Senior Group.  She was also a member of AARP 3172. The family wishes to give a special thanks to the staff of Manor Care Whitehall and Heartland Hospice.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Ruth’s memory to St. Therese School.

Donations may be made to:

St. Therese of Lisieux School
St. Therese Court, Munhall, PA 15120,
Tel: 412-462-8163

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