Kathleen L. Ruff October 13, 1950 - April 30, 2022

Kathleen L. “Kathy” Ruff, 71, of Alburtis, was welcomed with open arms to our merciful and loving God on April 30, 2022. She joined the love of her life and late husband, Paul J. Ruff. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Raymond Kemmerer and Julia (Shipe) Mattes. Kathy loved animals especially her dog Nessa and her cat Buddy.

Survivors: Daughters: Karen L. Moser Smith of Wescosville, Pamela J. Sebring and her husband Michael of Emmaus, Denise M. Gallagher and her husband James of Fogelsville; Grandchildren: Joshua Moser of Slatington, Jacob Moser and his wife Miranda of Bloomsburg, Kelly E. Gallagher and Bryan P. Gallagher of Fogelsville; Brother: Donald Sheetz of Maryland. Kathy was predeceased by siblings Patricia Wittman, Robert Fluck and Keith Kemmerer.

Services: 1:30 pm Friday May 6th, Stephens Funeral Home, Inc., 274 N. Krocks Rd., Allentown 18106. Call 12:30 – 1:30 pm Friday in the funeral home. www.stephensfuneral.com.

Contributions: In lieu of flowers, please consider a monetary donation to benefit the homeless animals at The Sanctuary at Haafsville, 901 Nestle Way, Breinigsville, PA 18031.


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