Ruth Elinor Mills Liddle, 77, of Mt. Upton, NY, passed away Monday August 21, 2017 at the home of her daughter in Garrattsville, NY surrounded by her loving family.
Ruth was born on March 13, 1940 in Stamford, NY the daughter of the late Kenneth and Elsie Hitchcock Mills. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a son Roger Rieman in 2014.
Ruth was a lifetime resident of the area, and retired as a 27 1/2 year employee of Mead Westvaco in Sidney. She was also once employed with the Norwich Shoe Company, and was a telephone operator. Ruth attended the First United Church of Unadilla.
She is survived by her husband Gordon C. Liddle, and his loving children, her children Roxanne (Phil) Smith of PA and Robin (Grady) Lasher of Garrattsville, her sisters Elizabeth June (Harry) Hill of FL, and Thelma Mae Decker of Unadilla, several grand and great grandchildren.
Memorial services will be 11:00 AM Monday August 28 at the First United Methodist Church of Unadilla with Rev. Brandilynne Craver officiating. Committal services will follow in Evergreen Hill Cemetery. There will be no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St Jude’s Children Hospital at www.stjude.org/donate, or Catskill Area Hospice and Palliative Care at www.cahpc.org/donate in loving memory of Ruth. Arrangements are with NYS Licensed Funeral Director David Delker at Delker and Terry Funeral Home 30 South Street Edmeston, NY. To send condolences, visit www.Delkerterryfuneralhome.com or Delker and Terry Funeral Home on Facebook.