Ruth E. Shober

  • Born: October 2, 1920
  • Died: May 27, 2008
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Tribute & Message From The Family

Ruth E. (Swoyer) Shober, 87, of Reading, passed away on Tuesday, May 27th at Berkshire Center, where she had been a patient for six years. Born October 2, 1920 in Reading, she was the daughter of the late Charles A. and Catherine V. (Smith) Swoyer. She was a volunteer at Ephrata Hospital for many years, and was a member of the Gold Star Mother's Club. She is survived by her son: Terry L. Shober of Columbia, PA; grandchildren: Jesse Allen, Davina Renee, Jonathan Terry, and Helesha Ruth; brother: George J. Swoyer of Mt. Penn, and sister: Mary K. (Swoyer) Endy of Oakland, NJ. Services and interment at Forest Hills Memorial Park will be private at the convenience of the family. Whelan Schwartz Funeral Home, Reading, are in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at