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Obituary for Ruth Kunsman

Ruth  Kunsman
Ruth Addie Kunsman, 86, of Bethlehem Township, passed away peacefully in her home on Friday, April 6, 2018. She was the beloved wife of George M. Kunsman and they were married 66 years. Born in Phillipsburg, NJ, she was a daughter of the late Semple and Evelyn (Messinger) Rush. She was an RN graduating from Easton Hospital School of Nursing in 1952 and worked as a pediatric nurse there for several years and later at Warren Hospital. Most important to her were caring for her family and her home. She was a former member of Greenwich Presbyterian Church, Stewartsville, NJ.

Survivors: in addition to her husband, George, are daughters, Ruthe M. Gobbi (David) of Harrisburg, NC; Diane L. Matthews (Larry) of Palmer Twp.; son, George M. Kunsman, Jr. (Companion, Gayle) of Easton; sister Bette Wood of Standardville, VA; grandchildren, Neil Gobbi (Lovella), Michelle Gobbi, Andrea Young (Jason), Brian Ketchledge (Kristin), Jaymee-Leigh Lister (Michael), Jordyn Kunsman; great grandchildren, Micaela Stryker, Brielle Rosado, Tyler Young, Megan Young, Sierra Dittmer, Kassy Nesfeder, Colton Nesfeder, Cheytan Gobbi; former daughter in law, Judy Kunsman.

Services: Services will be private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements entrusted to the JAMES FUNERAL HOME, Bethlehem. Offer condolences at www.jamesfuneralhome.org

Contributions: Contributions in memory of Ruth, may be made to a charity of your choice.
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527 Center Street
BETHLEHEM, PA 18018
Email: jamesfuneralhome@aol.com
(610) 867-4617 James Funeral Home & Cremation Service PC
527 Center Street
BETHLEHEM, PA 18018
Email: jamesfuneralhome@aol.com
(610) 867-4617 James Funeral Home & Cremation Service PC
527 Center Street
BETHLEHEM, PA 18018
Email: jamesfuneralhome@aol.com
(610) 867-4617 James Funeral Home & Cremation Service PC
527 Center Street
BETHLEHEM, PA 18018
Email: jamesfuneralhome@aol.com