Ruth E. Sellers
A devoted wife, mother & nanny.
Service times: Thursday, December 27, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.
Ruth E. Sellers, 92, of Landisville, passed away on Friday, December 21, 2018 at Juniper Village, Mount Joy. She was the wife of the late J. Norman Sellers with whom she was married 53 years until his death in 1999. A lifelong resident of Landisville, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Carrie Mease Swisher.
A devoted wife, mother and nanny, Ruth loved her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and was able to celebrate Thanksgiving with them this year. She was a longtime member of the Church of God of Landisville, where she was a charter member of the FLOW ministry.
She retired after 35 years of service from the Hempfield School District where she was employed as the cafeteria manager. Ruth enjoyed roller skating at Maple Grove and Rocky Springs, which was how she met her husband Norm. She also enjoyed rides in the country and road trips traveling with Norm and Bud and Hazel Mease to various shopping malls in Pennsylvania. Ruth especially enjoyed going out to dinner with special friends and family and vacationing at Rehoboth beach and day trips to Laurel Lake and Crystal Beach.
Ruth's family would like to express their appreciation to the staff of Juniper Village and Hospice of Masonic Village for the great care given to their mother.
She is survived by her son, Barry, husband of Lori Sellers; daughter, Norma, wife of William Murphy; grandchildren, Amanda Murphy; Barry, husband of Neary Sellers; Stefany Sellers and great-grandson, Bryer Sellers. She was preceded in death by her great-grandson, Keiran Sellers.
Funeral services will be held from the Clyde W. Kraft Funeral Home, Inc., 247 Main St., Landisville, PA on Thursday, December 27, 2018 with visitation at 10:30 a.m. A Celebration of Life service will begin at 11:00 a.m. with the Pastor Tim Bistline, officiating. Private interment will be held in the Landisville Mennonite Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial contributions to the Brighter Day Foundation, PO Box 123, Landisville, PA 17538.
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