Ruth (Harbaugh) Beining

January 27, 1927 ~ January 25, 2020 (age 92)


Ruth Beining, 92, of Bedford died Saturday, January 25, 2020 at Pennknoll Village, Snake Spring Twp.

Mrs. Beining was born in Pleasantville on January 27, 1927, daughter of the late Ludium C. and Hattie I. (Imler) Harbaugh.

She was the widow of Edward J. Beining, Sr. He preceded her in death in December1962.

Ruth was a caring daughter, sister, aunt, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great grandmother. She is survived by Daughter- April wife of Delmas Clark, Everett; Son Edward Beining Jr., Bedford; Son- Timothy husband of Ethel Beining, Schellsburg; Son- Robert Beining, Harrisburg; 7 Grandchildren, 12 Great-grandchildren and 1 Great-great grandchild; Sister- Freda Hilczmeyer, NY and Brother- Ira Harbaugh, NY. Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Son-Donald Fox and the following siblings- Erma, Sheldon, Shimer, Millard, Arlene, Fred and Lois.

She was employed as a Nurses Aid and Cook as well as worked at Old Bedford Village where she quilted and did crafts.

A Private Service will be held at Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford with Pastor Dan Oldham officiating.

Interment at Mt. Union Cemetery, Lovely, PA.

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Arrangements entrusted to Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford.

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