HARRISBURG - Ruth J. 'Ruthie' Schreiber, 83, of Harrisburg, died Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, at Harrisburg Pinnacle Hospital. She was born on March 20, 1930, in Milroy, the daughter of the late Jesse and Hazel (Shank) Kearns. She was preceded in death by her husband Norman A. Schreiber on Feb. 2006.
She is survived by: children, Stephanie Schrolucke, of Ladson SC, and Darrick A. Parsons, of Harrisburg; two sisters Virginia McLaughlin, of Lewistown, Phyllis Mordon, of NC; three grandchildren Alexandria Yancey and husband, Scott, Melanie Palermo and husband, Michael. Ruthie was preceded by brothers and sisters, Ervin Kearns, Margaret Campanella, Doreen Flores, Faye Krepps, Marlin Kearns, Eleanor Stultz, and Zeltha Stinson.
Ruthie worked at JC Penny's for 35 years.
Her services will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, at 11:30 a.m., at the Barr Funeral Home, Inc, 120 Logan St. with George Anderson officiating. Internment will be at Mount Rock Cemetery. Family will receive friends at 10:30 a.m. till time of services.