Ruth M. Slote, 100, RCA retiree, mother of three, long-time member of Grace E.C.

By on November 30, 2016

Ruth M. (Yake) Slote, 100, of Millersville, passed away on Saturday evening, Nov. 26, 2016, at Moravian Manor, Lititz.

She was the wife of the late John K. Slote, who died July 16, 1956. Born Dec. 26, 1915 in Millersville, she was the daughter of the late Aaron M. and Esther E. (Stoner) Yake.

Ruth had retired from the former RCA, Lancaster. She was a member of Grace Community Church of Willow Street; and was a 60-year member of the former Grace Evangelical Congregational Church, Millersville.

Surviving are two children; John K. Slote Jr., of Millersville; and Charlene L. (Slote) Shyver, married to Thomas G. Shyver, of Loch Loyd, Mo.; three grandchildren; Timothy, Bradley, and Nathan Shyver; eight great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by a grandson: Craig Shyver; and an infant son: Paul S. Slote.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from the Andrew T. Scheid Funeral Home, 320 Blue Rock Road, Millersville, on Thursday, Dec. 1, at 11 a.m. Friends may view at the Andrew T. Scheid Funeral Home-Millersville on Thursday morning between 10 and 11 a.m. Interment will be in the Millersville Mennonite Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial remembrances can be made in Ruth’s memory to the Water Street Mission, wsm.org.

To submit an online condolence, visit scheidfuneralhome.com. Andrew T. Scheid Funeral Home, Millersville, handled the arrangements.

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