Ruth Parr, 97, of Danville, PA passed away peacefully on Monday, December
25, 2017 Emmanuel Nursing Center Danville PA. She was born March 16, 1920
in Nescopeck PA the daughter of Stephen and Alice Mae Birth Knelly.
graduated from Mifflinville High School in Mifflinville PA.
was married for 52 years to the late Hale Clair Parr whom she married in
was employed as a bookkeeper for the Bloomsburg Bank for many years. She
also enjoyed working at Weis Market in the produce department and as a
hostess where people were greeted by her friendly smile and graceful
was a member of First English Baptist Church in Bloomsburg who so many
people had a huge impact on her life in numerous ways.
enjoyed shopping, her yardwork and tenderly caring for all of her many
survived by her daughter, Carol K. Lyons and her husband Mike of Bend
Services will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to the SPCA, 2801 Bloom Road, Danville,
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA.