SEWARD — WOLFE – Ruth A., 72, Seward, formerly of Nanty Glo, passed away Jan. 23, 2014. Born April 23, 1941, in Corning, N.Y., daughter of the late Devilla and Eleanor (Morrisman) Crane. Preceded in death by fiance, James Lee Botteicher; son, Lawrence R. Crane Sr.; and grandson, Lawrence Jr. Survived by daughter, Lillian (Lonnie) Kerr; adopted daughter, Edith Hubbard; grandchildren, Dwanna, Alex, Kayla, Bethie and April; and eight great-grandchildren. Also survived by brother, Lenny; sisters, Barbara Mayer and Liz Grover; and numerous nieces and nephews; as well as good friend, Jeff Smith. Member of First Baptist Church, Seward. Private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Nanty Glo.