Ruth Elizabeth Holden

Born: June 10, 1900
Loc: Corry, Erie Co. PA
Died: June 22, 1987
Loc: Pensacola, FL
Bur: Westlawn Cemetery,
Columbus, Warren Co. PA
 Gravestone Photo

Father: Joseph Holden
Mother: Clara Lyons

Married: Jan 13, 1923 at Corry, Erie Co. PA
Spouse: Leroy Hamilton,
son of Murch Hamilton and Lillian Eddie
Children:  Ralph "Billy"/Living

1910 Census: Corry, Erie Co. PA
1920 Census: Corry, Erie Co. PA
1930 Census: Wayne Twp. Erie Co. PA

Obituary:  Ruth E. Hamilton, 87, of Pensacola, Fla, died at the Baptist Hospital in Pensacola on Monday night, June 22, 1987. She was born June 10, 1900 in Corry, daughter of the late Joseph Holden and Clara Lyons Holden. She was raised and educated in the Corry area and was married to Roy E. Hamilton in 1923. She worked at the Aero Supply Co. in Corry prior to World War II and later worked for General Electric Co. in Erie. She and her husband lived at R.D.1. Columbus until 1959, then removed to Sugar Grove. In 1977, she moved to Fla where she has since lived.  Mrs. Hamilton was preceded in death by her husband Roy in 1973; a son Ralph J. Hamilton, two brothers, Ralph and Glenn Holden, a sister Hazel Breault. Surviving one son, one grandchild and two great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the Bracken Funeral Home, Corry, from 7 9 Wednesday. A funeral service will be held there at 2 p.m.  Thursday by the Rev. Orren Smith of Grand Valley. Burial will be in West Lawn Cemetery, Columbus. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through the Corry Unit of the American Cancer Society,
P.O. Box 220, Corry, PA 16407