Ruth A. McConville, 83, of Warren, OH, formerly of Martins Ferry, OH, passed away, Thursday, December 2, 2021, at Carriage Inn of Steubenville.
She was born on May 8, 1938, in Martins Ferry, OH, to the late George and Frances (Kuckuck) McConville.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers, Don, Bill, Tom and Bob McConville; and her beloved stepfather, Walter Dunlap.
Ruth was a graduate of Martins Ferry High School. She owned and operated Ruth Ann’s Hairstyling in Warren, Ohio for many years.
Prior to moving to Warren, OH, she was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Martins Ferry. She loved children and found her niche teaching Sunday School here and supporting the former Mackey Mission. After moving, she became a member of the Grace United Methodist Church, where she continued teaching Sunday School for many years. She was involved in the church’s mission work and had the opportunity to participate in mission trips.
Ruth was blessed with a “green thumb” and enjoyed spending her spare time growing her beautiful garden.
Ruth is survived by her brother, Paul “Gene” McConville and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received to pay tribute to Ruth and celebrate her life on Wednesday, December 8, from 11 a.m. until the time of service of 1 p.m., at Borkoski Funeral Home, Tiltonsville, OH, with Pastor Larry Lewis.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to either the Grace United Methodist Church in Warren, OH or the First Baptist Church in Martins Ferry, OH.
Online Condolences may be offered at www.borkoskifuneralhomes.com.