Ruby Ellen Oliver obituary 1935~2022


Ruby Ellen Oliver (Peck), 87, of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania passed away May 7, 2022 at home.

Ruby Ellen Oliver
Ruby Ellen Oliver

She was born on January 22, 1935 in Clear Spring, Maryland to Howard and Laura (Kuhn) Peck.

Ruby was a life member of St. Thomas Assembly of God where she taught the nursery class for many years.

She loved to do puzzles, crochet and was a prize winning pie baker.  She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and a friend to many. 

Ruby is survived by her husband, Samuel H. Oliver, and her children Thomas J. Oliver, Robert R. (husband of Mary) Oliver, and Tina L. (wife of Nick) Knoll. She is also survived by her grandchildren Joshua, Spencer, and Amber, her great-grandchildren Cecilia, Ruby, and Anson, and her brothers Paul and Jim.

In addition to her parents, Ruby was preceded in death by her grandson Philip, and siblings, Earl, Beulah, Joan, Wayne, and Cody.

A funeral service for Ruby will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 11 a.m. at St. Thomas Assembly of God, with Pastor Josh Baldwin officiating.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 11 from 6 – 8 p.m. at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, Chambersburg, and for one hour prior to the service at the church.

Interment will be held at Parklawn Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to St. Thomas Assembly of God for missions in memory of Ruby. 

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