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Ruth M. (Ryman) Newman

February 4, 1935 ~ August 15, 2020 (age 85)


Ruth M. Newman, 85, of Salisbury, PA, died Saturday, August 15, 2020, at her residence.

Born February 4, 1935, in Jennings, MD, she was the daughter of the late Herman & Zelda (Butler) Ryman.  Mrs. Newman was preceded in death by two sons, Craig E. Newman & John W. Newman.

Mrs. Newman was a stenographer/secretary for the University of Maryland, Baltimore and operated a contract postal station from her home.

Surviving are her former husband, Richard Newman, Grantsville, MD; one son, Kenneth D. Newman, Selma, NC; two brothers in Michigan; one sister, Wanda Butler, Boynton, PA; two grandchildren, Jason & Dustin Newman and two great-grandchildren, Owen & Allie Newman.

At her request, she will be cremated, and no services are planned.

Newman Funeral Home, Inc., 9168 Mason-Dixon Highway, Salisbury, PA, is assisting the family with cremation arrangements.

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