Patricia Mae Ruffo


Patricia Mae Ruffo, 87, formerly a longtime resident of Wakefield Drive, Hermitage, passed away peacefully Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Nugent's CCRC.
Mrs. Ruffo was born July 15, 1931, in Sharpsville, a daughter of George and Grace (Ogden) Green.
A lifelong area resident, she graduated from Brookfield High School in 1949.
A self-employed beautician, Pat worked out of her home for many years and was later employed by the former Sharon Stationery. In her later years, she worked for Macy's at Shenango Valley Mall, Hermitage. She also worked for many years as an election clerk at Precinct NW4, Hermitage.
Pat was a member of the Church of Notre Dame, Hermitage.
She was also a member of the Hickory Hornets Football Mothers Club for 17 consecutive years.
Pat enjoyed playing cards with her neighborhood card club. She loved spending time with her family and attending her grandchildren's many sporting events and activities.
Her sense of humor will be dearly missed.
Her husband, William R. Ruffo Sr., whom she married Oct. 21, 1950, passed away Nov. 15, 2001.
She is survived by five sons, William Ruffo and David (Jan) Ruffo, all of Hermitage; Terrence Ruffo, Grove City; Timothy (Tricia) Ruffo, New Wilmington; and Christopher (Wendy) Ruffo, Hermitage; two sisters, Georgeann Stainbrook, Sharon; and Gracie Lacey, Cortland, Ohio; 13 grandchildren, Lana (Cory) Sump, Chelsea Ruffo and her fiancé, Ben Abbot; David Jim and Danielle Ruffo; Kami and Anthony Ruffo; Tim, Sam, and Jake Ruffo; and Luke, Abby, and Eli Ruffo; and four great-grandchildren, Nora, Neil and Leah Sump; and Nathan Ruffo.
In addition to her husband, Pat was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Sharon Regional Hospice and Palliative Care, 1955 Shenango Valley Freeway, Hermitage, PA 16148.

Patricia Mae, 87, of Hermitage.
Calling hours: From 10 a.m. until the time of Mass Saturday (6-22-19) at the Church of Notre Dame, 2325 Highland Road, Hermitage
Mass of Christian burial: Noon Saturday at the church, with the Very Rev. Richard Allen as celebrant.
Interment: St. Rose Cemetery, Hermitage.
Arrangements by J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY Inc., 1090 E. State St., Sharon.
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Barbara Sankey Olson an Gary Sankey
Jun 21, 2019
Remembrance of long time neighbors. Thoughts an prayers are with you all at this time with the passing of your Mom.
Eloise (Raymond) Ballard and Dan Ballard
Jun 20, 2019
Our sincere heartfelt sympathy for your family through this difficult time. Patricia is not gone, she will be with you always, an angel resting on your shoulder. Cherish the memories. God Bless .
Terry Richards
Jun 19, 2019
To the entire Ruffo family,
The Richards send our deepest sympathy - so sorry for your Mom's passing.
Cheryl and Dave Rueberger
Jun 18, 2019
Thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Our deepest sympathies
Gina Burnette
Jun 18, 2019
To ,Billy ,Terry and Ruffo family..
From,Gina, Paula ,Monica,Joan, and Benny Ruffo ...
We'll always remember the Ruffo family history and gatherings at Benezette... most of all we'll always remember Pat's happy and contagious laughter.. just being around Pat ..made one feel " at home"..
What a happy Ruffo happining right now ...
In Heaven.
Bob Habel
Jun 18, 2019
To the Ruffo family, Doris and i are saddened to hear of your moms passing. We keep the Ruffo family in our prayers. We will always remember you as neighbors in Hermitage.
Ashley Price
Jun 18, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Praying 🙏 for your family. We love you guys.
Love, ❤️
Ashley, Jacob , Kathy , Elton, Max(cookie) Price
David Lane
Jun 18, 2019
Tim and and Ruffo family,

You have my condolences.
Gary Aiken
Jun 18, 2019
Bill and Ruffo family,
My condolences
Jun 17, 2019