DeVoe, Ruth Arlene (nee Apgar ) of Silverpoint, TN passed away Monday, June 26, 2017. Born May 11, 1929 in High Bridge NJ, Mrs. DeVoe was 88 years old. Loving and loyal wife of the late Adrian ( Jim ) DeVoe. Beloved mother of Raymond ( Tracy ) DeVoe of Spring Hill, FL and Linda Modica (the late Joseph) of Hampton, NJ. Dearest grandmother of Gregory DeVoe ( Aretha ) of Silverpoint, TN, who was also her loyal and loving caretaker and companion for years, and Jennifer Klauder ( Todd ) of Bensalem, PA, Kenneth Modica (Nicole) of Milford, NJ and Keith Modica ( Stacey ) of Califon, NJ. Proud great-grandmother of several great-granchildren.
Mrs. DeVoe spent many years working in the cattle / livestock business along with her husband. She enjoyed farm life and any kind of gardening. She loved all flowers and took much pride in her plants often sending friends and family yearly calendars displaying her accomplishments.
Viewing will be held at the Naughright-Scarponi Funeral Home in High Bridge, NJ on Friday, June 30, 2017, 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 AM at the funeral home with burial at Mountain View Cemetery in Cokesbury, NJ. A celebration of Mrs. DeVoe’s life will follow with a luncheon at the Pattenburg United Methodist Church.