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Ruth A. Gagneaux

January 7, 1929 May 9, 2018
Ruth A. Gagneaux
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Obituary for Ruth A. Gagneaux

Ruth A. Gagneaux, 89, of Oxford passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at home under the care of her daughters and Brandywine River Valley Hospice.

She was the wife of the late Dudley Gagneaux.
Born in Campbell, NY, on January 7, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Walter, Sr. and Hilda Mason Furman.

Ruth was employed with Ames, Oxford, Eckerd’s Drug Store, Oxford and the Oxford Area School District in the cafeteria.

She loved flowers, birds, word search puzzles and especially playing with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by three daughters, Carmen G. Baeckel (Robert), Jeanette G. Acord (the late Jimmie Acord) and Melinda S. Gagneaux all of Oxford; four grandchildren, Jimmie Joe Acord, Joline Gwyn Acord, Joseph Wolfgang Acord and Joshua Steven Finnefrock; four great-grandchildren, Cora Jo Acord, Devon Kyleen Culberson, Kayla Bree Culberson and Jaxon Wendel Kyle Culberson; two brothers, Walter Peter Furman, Jr. of Troy, PA and Donald Furman of Amarillo, TX; and one sister, Alice Molene Stewart of Myrtle Beach, SC.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Howard Gale Furman, Sr. and one sister, Kathryn Fleming.

Friends and family may visit Monday, May 14, 2018 at the Edward L. Collins, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc., 86 Pine St., Oxford, PA from 6 – 8:00 pm.

Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Brandywine River Valley Home Health and Hospice, 121 Bell Tower Ln, Oxford, PA 19363.

Arrangements by the Edward L. Collins, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc., Oxford, PA.
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Oxford, PA 19363

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