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Ruth L. Bussick

July 9, 1926 ~ September 5, 2022 (age 96) 96 Years Old


Ruth L. Bussick, 96, of Saxton, PA; passed away on Monday, September 5, 2022 at home.  She was born on July 9, 1926 in Riddlesburg, PA; a daughter of the late Edward and Charlotte (Kensinger) Dickinson.  On October 11, 1952 in Williamsburg, PA; she married William “Pete” D. Bussick.  He preceded her in death on November 9, 2007.

She is survived by three daughters Julia M. Bussick, Everett; Lois J. Bussick, Saxton and Donna A. Brown married to Fred, Saxton; four grandchildren David Bussick, Shawn Ritchey, Jonathan Ritchey and Brett Leavelle and nine great grandchildren Jayven, Kendyn, Daylen, Coltyn, Arianna, Zaylen, Oaklen and Kanen Ritchey and William Bussick-Hernandez.

She was preceded in death by a brother Walter Dickinson, sister Jennette Reed and infant sister Genevieve Dickinson.

Mrs. Bussick was a member of the Stonerstown Church of the Brethren.

Ruth was an avid sports fan, especially the Pittsburgh teams.  She loved her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was a member of Community Life and enjoyed attending the Community Life Center.

A Private Graveside Service will be held.

If friends so desire memorial contributions may be made in memory of Mrs. Bussick to the Saxton Community Library, 315 Front Street, P.O. Box 34, Saxton, PA 16678.

Arrangements by Akers Funeral Chapel, 715 Church Street, Saxton, PA 16678.

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