Ruth E. Blount, 86, of Mountville, received an offer from Heaven that she couldn’t refuse, on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Conestoga View. She was the wife of the late Nolan L. Blount who went to Heaven in 2005. She was born in Lancaster, daughter of the late Ernest H. and Hazel M. Puridy Baisch. She worked as an assembler for KD Tools for many years before her retirement in 1992. She enjoyed going to garage sales, her family, including her children and grandchildren, and her flower beds. She was an animal lover, especially cats, and was a very giving person to everyone, including family members and strangers. Ruth had a great personality, was the life of the party and made everyone laugh. She will be fondly missed by all that knew her.
She is survived by two sons: Nolan S. (Julie) Blount; and Scott A. Blount, all of Columbia. One daughter: Susan L. (Dang) Warner, Lancaster. Three grandchildren: Ashley, Steven, and Paige. One brother, one half-brother, and five half-sisters. She was preceded in death by one son: Roger L. Blount, one brother, one sister, and one half-sister.
The Funeral Service will be held at the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., 114 West Main Street, Mountville on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. Interment in Silver Spring Cemetery. Friends may call from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. Please omit flowers. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to: the Humane League of Lancaster County, 2195 Lincoln Highway East, Lancaster, PA 17602. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.