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Ruth Szostowski (Kerl)

May 6, 1935 - September 28, 2019

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Ruth Szostowski, (84) a lifelong resident of
Honesdale, went to her rest on September
28, 2019 after prolonged illness. Born to the
late William and Rose (Woliski) Kerl,
Honesdale, she was a graduate of
Honesdale Catholic High School and
longtime seamstress for the Katz Underwear
Company.

Surviving are her sons John of Waymart
and David of Glenmoore PA, a
Sister Mary Dexter of Honesdale, three
grandchildren, two great grandchildren,
nieces and nephews. She was preceded in
death by her son Daniel, brother Joseph
Kerl and brother-in-law David Dexter.

“Ruthie” enjoyed her weekends selling at the
flea market, evenings at auction and
spending time with friends. Always a force of
energy her interests were many including
sewing, gardening, cooking and baking for
her family.

She was a member of St. John, St. Mary RC
Church of Honesdale.

Services will be
private . Contributions can be made to a
favorite charity in her memory.

Arrangements by Hessling Funeral Home, Inc., 428 Main St. Honesdale.