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Howard ""Sonny"" W. Ruths, Jr.
Date of Death: May 13, 2013
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Sunday 5/19, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Service
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
810 Fairfax Street
Stephens City, VA 22655
Monday 5/20, 11:00 am

Howard “Sonny” W. Ruths, Jr.         Howard Wilson Ruths, Jr., 74, of Stephens City, Virginia, died Monday, May 13, 2013, in Winchester Medical Center. Mr. Ruths was born in 1939, in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Howard W. and Kathryn M. Ruths, Sr.  He was a graduate of Smithsburg High School, Class of …
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Kim Begnaud left a message on May 14, 2013:
Loretta & Family, I am so very sorry for your loss. It was a pleasure to have known Sonny. He made everyone feel welcome at Trinity Lutheran Church. Our love and prayers go out to you all. Kim
Sandy Dunkle left a message on May 16, 2013:
Mom, Bob and I are keeping your family close in our thoughts and foremost in our prayers. May the Lord grant you His peace, comfort and strength in your time of loss.
The Barrios Family left a message on May 16, 2013:
Mr. Ruths barely knew our family, but nevertheless, selflessly helped our family out on several occasions. Mr. Ruths and his son, Lynn, are good men. Their family is in our prayers.
Lisa Bauserman left a message on May 17, 2013:
Sonny was there for me during hard times and always a gentleman.I know your home now at peace with our father in heaven,Lisa
Dale & Carolyn Detrow left a message on May 17, 2013:
So sorry to hear of Sonny's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Sorry we can't be there with you in person, but will be thinking of you and praying for you. Dale & Carolyn
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Ken and Carole Ditch left a message on May 18, 2013:
We are so sorry to hear of your loss of Sonny. We know Sharon very well and know Sonny from the campground. He was a great person, loved to tell jokes and have fun. Will miss seeing him this summer. Our prayers are with all of you.
Bob & Nancy Coverstone left a message on May 19, 2013:
Our thoughts and prayers be with you and your family at this time.
Bob & Nancy Coverstone left a message on May 19, 2013:
Our thoughts and prayers be with you and your family at this time.
Ben Yonkofski left a message on May 19, 2013:
Rest in peace "WooWoo" Your laughter was contagious and could brighten any day. We will miss that smiling face and genuine sense of humor! Love, Donna & Ben
Linwood DeHaven left a message on May 20, 2013:
Loretta & Family You all are in our prayers and have our sincere condolences. Respectfully Polly & Linwood DeHaven
Mona Combs left a message on May 16, 2013:
You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God give you peace &comfort at this sad time.
Gerry Schutz left a message on May 15, 2013:
I worked with Sonny at Kernstown Potomac Edison with me being the contractor. He was always pleasant and cheerful to me, and very professional. My memories with Sonny are bright spots in my life. I am presently in Harlingen, TX so I won't be able to attend but I will be with you all in spirit.
Marshall & Pam Shiley left a message on May 14, 2013:
Loretta & Family, was shocked to hear of Sonnys passing. Our prayers are with you & your family Sonny was a kind & considerate man, we enjoyed the time you two came to visit with us in Florida
Donna and Gene Zeis left a message on May 14, 2013:
So sorry to hear of Sonnys passing. We loved spending time with him at Saunderosa. He was so much fun, always there to help in whatever way he could. , he will be missed. Thoughts and prayers to all the family.
Roberta Bell Litten left a message on May 14, 2013:
Just wanted to let you know how sorry I am to hear about Mr. Ruth's passing. I pray peace and comfort for the family and a peaceful journey for Mr. Ruth into the arms of our Lord and Savior.
Ron & Lisa Kendra left a message on May 14, 2013:
Are thoughts and prayers are with the Ruth's Family in this time of sadness. May everyone remember what a great man Sonny was and how he helped so many people in his life. And we will always remember how he loved to hunt and fish and was the best sportsman a friend could have.
Mary Bell left a message on May 14, 2013:
Letting you know that I am keeping the family in my prayers. If I could, I would take your pain away. Yet I can be with you in my thoughts and prayers. Sending each of you love and hugs.
Bill & Nancy Stern left a message on May 15, 2013:
Loretta, We are so sorry for your loss. Sonny will always have a special place in our hearts. Our sympathy and prayers are with you and your family.
Bill and Nancy Stern left a message on May 15, 2013:
Loretta, We are so sorry for your loss. Sonny will always have a special place in our hearts. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May your special memories be a comfort to you. Heaven has gained a shining star.
Laurie & Goldie Baltimore left a message on May 15, 2013:
We are so sorry to hear of the passing of Sonny. He was such a wonderful and caring person. Goldie and I both had the pleasure of working with him. Loretta, you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Ginnie Watkins left a message on May 15, 2013:
Praying for the whole family that God will give you strength, comfort, & peace during this difficult time. In His Love, Ginnie & Steve Watkins Statesboro, GA
Dorothy and Marshall Conner left a message on May 20, 2013:
Loretta and family, You have our deepest sympathy in the loss of Sonny. Dorothy and Marshall Conner
Omps Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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