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Ruth W. Shaver

Posted 2017-02-15

     Ruth Marie Wetzel Shaver, 92, formerly of Woodstock died Monday, Feb. 13 at Willow Estates Retirement of Penn Laird.

     She was born March 14, 1924 at Woodstock, daughter of the late William Luther and Mary Ellen Gochenour Wetzel.

     Before moving to Harrisonburg she owned and operated the Stonewall Terrace Gift Shop. She opened the R and R Trading Post, a family restaurant, gift shop and gas station. She was a partner in the Double S Catering Service. She was a member of Muhlenberg Lutheran Church.

     Surviving are her daughter, Peggy George Simmons of Harrisonburg; two brothers, Wayne Wetzel of Clearwater, FL and Landon Wetzel of Palm Harbor, FL; two grandchildren, one step-granddaughter and five great-grandchildren.