Ruth M. Stevens, age 83, of Glen Gardn

Ruth M. Stevens

Ruth M. Stevens, age 83, of Glen Gardner, NJ passed away on Sunday, December 4, 2016 at home.

She was born on October 11, 1933 in Somerville, NJ.  She was a lifelong resident of Hunterdon County and resided in Glen Gardner, NJ for the past 60 years.

She was the daughter of the late Isaac and Anna Cole Hoffman.

Her husband, Alton R. Stevens, passed away in 2003 after over 50 years of marriage.

Ruth worked as a Banker for several banks throughout her career including First National Bank and Corestates Bank, both in Glen Gardner, NJ.

Ruth was a past member of the Glen Gardner Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary, Glen Gardner United Methodist Church and High Bridge United Methodist Church.

She enjoyed traveling, going to bingo with her friends and having family dinners.

Survivors include 2 sons; Mark A. Stevens and his wife Tammy of Easton, PA and James A. Stevens and his wife Susan of Glen Gardner, NJ.  4 grandsons; Andrew Stevens and his wufe Rachel of Bethlehem, PA, James Andrew Stevens II and his fiance Caitlin Terhune of Lebanon Twp., NJ, Thomas Stevens and his wife Jessica of Clinton, NJ and Bryan Stevens and his wife Shannon of Hampton, NJ.  2 great-grandchildren; Addison Stevens and Carmen Stevens.  1 brother; Stephen Isaac Hoffman and his wife Lois of Port Angeles, WA.

Predeceased in addition to her beloved husband by 3 sisters; Gladys Brendel, Betty Hoffman and PeggyAnn Kinney.

Calling hours will be Thursday, December 8, 2016 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm.  Funeral service will be Friday, December 9, 2016 at 11am.  All at Naughright-Scarponi Funeral Home, 66 Main Street, High Bridge, NJ.  Interment at Musconetcong Valley Cemetery in Hampton, NJ.

Memorials can be made to the Glen Gardner Volunteer Fire Company, 2168 State Route 31, Glen Gardner, NJ 08826-3715 or High Bridge United Methodist Church, 36 Church Street, High Bridge, NJ 08829.