Ruth Mae Long | 1927 - 2014 | Obituary

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Ruth Mae Long

Born: October 13, 1927
Died: August 15, 2014

Ruth Mae (Hunsicker) Long - 86, of Telford, PA; formerly of Naples, FL entered into glory on Friday, August 15, 2014 at Grand View Hospital.

She was the loving wife of the late Donald F. Long for 58 years. Ruth was born in Cetronia, PA to the late Charles F. & Estella S. (Knauss) Hunsicker.

She graduated from South Whitehall High School, class of 1945. Ruth was employed as a Secretary in the Department of Parks & Recreation for the State of Pennsylvania and later worked as a church secretary for the First Presbyterian Church of Naples in Florida. She was a member of Generations of Indian Valley in Souderton, PA and a member of Presbyterian Church of Deep Run. Ruth enjoyed ballroom dancing with her late husband and they were members of the Swingalongs Dance Club in Perkasie, PA. She was actively involved at Highland Park in Sellersville, PA.

Ruth is survived by a daughter, Rebecca J. Green of Coopersburg, PA; a son, Jonathan W. Long & wife, Donna of Telford, PA; a granddaughter, Krystal R. Mann & husband, Kyle of Pasadena, CA; two step-grandsons, Steve Dilts of Millsboro, DE, Jason Dilts of Asbury, NJ; two step-granddaughters, Cyrena Deeck & husband, Scott of Hatfield, PA, Becky O'Neill & husband, Christopher of Phillipsburg, NJ; a great-grandson, Keagan Mann of Pasadena, CA and two step-great-grandsons, Darren Deeck of Hatfield, PA and Logan O'Neill of Philipsburg, NJ; a great-granddaughter, Keira Mann of Pasadena, CA and two step- great-granddaughters, Kirsten Deeck of Hatfield, PA and Kaylee O'Neill of Philipsburg, NJ.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, August 22, 2014 at 11:00 am at Presbyterian Church of Deep Run, 16 Irish Meetinghouse Rd (Route 113 & Elephant Road), Perkasie, Pennsylvania 18944.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Highland Park Camp Meeting, 415 Highland Park Road, Sellersville, PA 18960 or Generations of Indian Valley, 259 N. Second St., Souderton, PA 18964.

Arrangements by: Anders-Detweiler Funeral Home & Crematory, 130 East Broad Street, Souderton, Pennsylvania 18964. To send online condolences to the family, visit

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