Ruth (Ziegler) Shade, 95, of Harleysville, passed away Wednesday, November 13, 2019, at Arbor Square in Harleysville where she has resided for the past four years. She was the wife of the late Roy Conard Shade.
Born February 25, 1924, in Towamencin she was a daughter of the late Frank and Ella Mae (Ruth) Ziegler.
Ruth was a very talented seamstress. She enjoyed being outdoors, at work, or at play. Some of her favorite pastimes were shopping, traveling, snowmobiling, and being, on any beach, anywhere.
She is survived by her son Roy “Scott” Shade and his wife, Terry, of Lederach; her siblings Ernest Ziegler, Gladys York, and Donald Ziegler; she is also survived by six grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband she was predeceased by her daughter Peggy Armato; and her siblings Paul Ziegler, Norman Ziegler, Florence Gehman, Anna Mae Burns, and Jake Ziegler.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral service at 11 AM on Monday, November 18, 2019, at The Limerick Garden of Memories Chapel, 44 Swamp Pike Limerick, PA, where friends may greet the family from 10-11 AM. Interment will follow in the adjoining cemetery. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.RLWilliamsFuneralHome.com