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M. Ruth Boyer

March 22, 1921 — November 29, 2013

M. Ruth Boyer, 92, of Carlisle died Friday, November 29, 2013 at Chapel Pointe at Carlisle.
Born March 22, 1921 in Carlisle, she was a daughter of the late John E. and Dora M. Replogle Faulkner and the widow of Ernest L. Boyer.
She was a clerk for the former Henderson Shoe Store, Carlisle. She was a member of First Church of the Brethren, Carlisle, where she sang in the choir, was a deacon, and was a church board member. She was a member of the Eastern Star. She loved reading, crocheting, watching sports and loved to travel.
Surviving are one daughter, Joyce Zavislak (and husband, Thomas) of Las Vegas, NV; one daughter-in-law, Evelyn R. Boyer of Carlisle; four grandchildren, Karen L. Boyer, Kimberly J. George, Kelly Anne Mason, and Thomas A. Zavislak II; eight great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and one niece, Eileen Young. She was preceded in death by her parents, and one son, Kenneth E. Boyer.
Celebration of Life services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, December 13, 2013 at the First Church of the Brethren, 1340 Forge Road, Carlisle with Rev. Jim and Marla Abe officiating. Burial will be private in Westminster Cemetery, Carlisle. A visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Friday at the church.
Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 219 North Hanover Street, Carlisle is in charge of the funeral arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Church of the Brethren, 1340 Forge Road, Carlisle, PA 17013 or Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 770 South Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA 17013.

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Friday, December 13, 2013

Starts at 11:00am (Eastern time)

First Church of the Brethren

1340 Forge Road, Carlisle, PA 17015

Reverends Jim & Marla Abe officiating

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