Ruth M. Hinds

Ruth M. Hinds, 86, a former resident of Williamsport, passed away on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, in Wolf Run Village at Hughesville. Born Wednesday, May 17, 1933, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Elsie Fox. Ruth was the widow of Harry E. “Bud” Hinds who preceded her in death on July 21, 2003.

She was employed at various factories in the Williamsport area. Ruth enjoyed crocheting and was an avid bingo player. She especially enjoyed the opportunity to yell “BINGO!” Spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren was one of her biggest joys.

She is survived by three children, Celia E. “Candy” and husband Ken Erion, of Sheridan, Ore., Johnny G. and wife Renee Hinds, of Williamsport, and Randy D. and wife June Hinds, of Muncy; five grandchildren, Jeremy Hinds, Richard Hinds, Nanette Hinds, Stephanie Hessler, and Andrea Hinds; and five great-grandchildren, Hannah Hinds, Zachary Hinds, Hunter Hessler, Colton Hessler, and Laila Hessler. In addition to her husband, Ruth was preceded in death by her son, Rusty F. Hinds, her granddaughter, Jennifer N. Hinds, and eight siblings.

There will be no visitation. Innichement in Wildwood Cemetery will be at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Ruth’s memory may be made to either LAPS, 195 Phillips Park Drive, South Williamsport, PA 17702, or Lycoming County SPCA, 2805 Reach Road, Williamsport, PA 17701.

Please visit www.betzerfuneral.com to sign the guest book or send an e-condolence.