Ruth E. Amborn, 75, of Pequannock, died Thursday, August 3, 2006 at Chilton Memorial Hospital in Pompton Plains.
Born in East Orange, Ruth was the daughter of the late Harry and Sarah (nee Rogers) Amborn., whom Ruth cared for until Sarah died in 1978 and Harry died in 1985.
According to her brother Harry, Ruth truly enjoyed reading and working on crossword puzzles. She also liked to watch sports on television, especially when the Boston Red Sox played ? a team she inherited a love for from her father. Harry, a New York Yankees fan, said he and his sister enjoyed teasing one another about their favorite teams.
In addition to her brother, Ruth is survived by Harry?s wife Belle of Pompton Plains; her niece Deborah and her husband Ranger Sisti of Pennsylvania; and her great-nephews Ryan and Matthew.
Funeral services will commence 9:30 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, and will proceed to a 10:30 a.m. service at the Christ Episcopal Church in Pompton Lakes. Interment will immediately follow at the First Reformed Church Cemetery of Pompton Plains.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Pequannock Township First Aid Squad, P.O. Box 33, Pequannock, NJ 07440 would be greatly appreciated by her family.