Ruth M. Confair

Ruth M. Confair, 73, of Williamsport, died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, at the Gatehouse after a valiant year long fight with cancer.

Born Oct. 6, 1939, in Williamsport, she was the daughter of Varus R. and Evelyn R. (Barr) Confair.

She graduated from Williamsport Area High School in 1957. Ruth was a member of the Clio Club, and the Tiadaghton Quilt Club. She enjoyed photography and was an avid reader, quilter and sewer.

Surviving are her cousins Shirley Freeman of State College, Frederick Lyons of Williamsport, and Mary Bennardi of South Williamsport.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Ruth’s name may be made to the James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., Williamsport, PA 17701.

Arrangements entrusted to Knight-Confer Funeral Home.