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Ruth Addie Kunsman, pediatric nurse Ruth Addie Kunsman, pediatric nurse

Ruth Addie Kunsman, pediatric nurse

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Ruth Addie Kunsman, 86, of Bethlehem Township, died in her home on April 6, 2018. Born in Phillipsburg, N.J., she was a daughter of the late Semple and Evelyn (Messinger) Rush. She was the wife of George M. Kunsman for 66 years.

She was a 1952 graduate of Easton Hospital School of Nursing.

She was a registered nurse and was a pediatric nurse at Easton Hospital for several years and later at Warren Hospital, New Jersey.

She was a former member of Greenwich Presbyterian Church, Stewartsville, N.J.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two daughters, Ruthe M. and her husband David Gobbi of Harrisburg, N.C. and Diane L. and her husband Larry Matthews of Palmer Township; a son, George M. Jr. and his companion Gayle of Easton; a sister, Bette Wood of Standardville, Va.; six grandchildren, Neil and his wife Lovella Gobbi, Michelle Gobbi, Andrea and her husband Jason Young, Brian and his wife Kristin Ketchledge, Jaymee-Leigh and her husband Michael Lister and Jordyn Kunsman; eight great-grandchildren, Micaela Stryker, Brielle Rosado, Tyler Young, Megan Young, Sierra Dittmer, Kassy Nesfeder, Colton Nesfeder and Cheytan Gobbi; and a former daughter-in-law, Judy Kunsman.

Contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements were made by James Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.