Ruth A, Royer Bailey

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Ruth A, Royer Bailey

Ruth A, Royer Bailey Ruth A. Royer Bailey, 94, of Grove City, formerly of Pittsburgh, passed away peacefully on Thursday evening, Feb. 14, 2019, in Grove Manor.
Ruth was born on Nov. 2, 1924, in Grove City to Morris and Stella (Bingaman) Royer. She married Edwin Bailey on July 23, 1960. He preceded her in death in December 1996.
A graduate of Grove City High School in 1942 and a member of Grace United Methodist Church, she found a job quickly following high school in the mail department at the Cooper Bessemer. Later she obtained a job at Grove City Bank, which eventually moved her to Pittsburgh and remained the rest of her career with PNC Bank, retiring in 1990.
A year after her husband's passing, Ruth returned to Grove City in 1997 and was active with her everyday life, living in her home, church, bus trips, growing flowers and spending time with family.
She spent the last eight years of her life in assisted living at Grove Manor where she was comfortable and had excellent care from the nurses and staff.
Ruth was a happy, loving woman who was a living embodiment of the religion she held so dear.
She will be missed by all who loved and cared for her.
Survivors include nieces and nephews of both the Bailey and Royer families.
Her parents, husband and three brothers, Paul, Ralph and Warren Royer, preceded her in death.

Ruth A. Royer, 94, of Grove City.
Calling hours: From 10:30 a.m. until the time of service Monday (2-18-19) in CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME INC., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City.
Service: Funeral will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday (2-18-19) in the funeral home, with the Rev. Willard Morse officiating.
Burial: Allegheny County Memorial Park, Allison Park.
Published on February 15, 2019
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