Ruth Justine (Dick) McLaren 

So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.

– 2 Corinthians 4:18

Ruth J McLaren (85) passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at the West Shore Hospital. 

She was the daughter of Ray V. and Justine M. Dick of Shermans Dale. Her husband John C. McLaren, Sr. preceded her in death in 2014.  Ruth is survived by her 5 children, Cathleen M. Haas, John C. Jr. (Melissa), Vincent R., James D. (Barb), Holly J. McLaren, and grandchildren, Heather, Dawn, Jim, Andrew, Joshua, Colby, Austyn, Zachary, Brittany, Macy, Anjewl and 7 great-grandchildren.  A grandson, Vincent J. preceded her in death.

Ruth worked for the Commonwealth of PA, and for the Piezo Crystal Co. in Carlisle.  She was active in the Perry County 4H, and enjoyed camping, gardening, horses, and her dogs


Monday, March 9, 2020 at 11:00am
Boyer Family Funeral Homes, New Bloomfield, PA                                                           A viewing will be held one hour prior to the service. 

Internment to follow at Young’s Cemetery Shermans Dale, PA

The Boyer family is honored to handle the arrangements for the McLaren family.


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