Ruth E. Anderson, 84, Altoona Center for Nursing Care, formerly of Burns Avenue, Altoona, died late Saturday morning at UPMC Altoona.
She was born in Cross Keys, Duncansville, daughter of the late Carl S. and Mary Ellen (Kensinger) Holsinger. She married William R. Anderson on Jan. 28, 1995, at Canoe Creek Brethren in Christ Church.
Surviving are her husband; a brother, Joseph H. Holsinger; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a brother, John D. Holsinger.
Ruth retired as a housekeeper from the former Mercy Hospital on May 29, 1985, with 33 years of service. She was a member of Canoe Creek Brethren in Christ Church, and she enjoyed her dolls.
Friends will be received from 9 until the 11 a.m. funeral service Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at Gilden Barton Funeral Home, 1401 Ninth Ave., Altoona, Pastor Ken Anthony officiating. Interment will be at Carson Valley Cemetery, Duncansville.