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Ruth V. Yoder (Quinn)

May 18, 1928 — April 2, 2019

Ruth V. (Quinn) Yoder, 90, of Exeter, formerly of Mt. Penn, passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, in Reading Hospital. Born in Reading, PA, she was the daughter of the late James L. and Margaret E. (Burnish) Quinn. Ruth graduated from Shillington High School in 1946. She volunteered at both Reading and St. Joseph Hospitals and was a member of Bugle and Drum Corps. Haag Post. Ruth worked as a folder at Berkshire Knitting Mills for 10 years and also was employed with Manpower for 10 years. In addition, she served as a cook at Sacred Heart Missionary in Hyde Park. Ruth is survived by her daughters Jaclyn K. wife of Gary Kunkle, Mohrsville and Margarette E. wife of Michael Gantert, Pennside; brothers Robert L.J., Ocala, FL, Kenneth C., Tuckerton, William P., Tuckerton, David M., Houston, TX and Walter, Pottsville; sisters Lila M. Astakalinas, Rochester, NY, Linda A. Rohrbach, St. Lawrence; three grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Ruth was predeceased by one sister, Ellenora L. Johnson. Visitation with family and friends will be held on Monday, April 8, 2019 from 10:00 am to 11:00 in Lutz Funeral Home, Inc., 2100 Perkiomen Avenue, Reading. A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11:30 am in Gethsemane Cemetery - Chapel of Resurrection, 3139 Kutztown Road, Laureldale. Interment will be at Gethsemane Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 3893 Adler Place, Suite 170, Bethlehem, PA 18017. Lutz Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements. For online condolences, please visit
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