Ruth E. Lawson, 92, New Britain, Conn., passed away Tuesday. She was born in Altoona and moved to New Britain in 1947. She is survived by her daughter, Midge Lawson-Bradley; and her sister, Mary McCamey. She was preceded in death by her husband, Glade Lawson; a brother, Bill McNerling; and a sister, Phyllis Heverly. Burial will be private at a later date in Altoona.