The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

December 8, 2012

Ruth D. Guyer

The Tribune-Democrat

RICHLAND — GUYER – Ruth D., 95,  Richland, died Dec. 6, 2012, at home. Born Jan. 29, 1917, in Johnstown, daughter of George  Sr. and Rose (Stahr) Maier. Preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Guyer, who died Jan. 25, 2007; sisters, Laura Boyer, Rosella (Rosalia) Maier and Margaret Muha; brother, George Maier Jr.; brother-in-law, Irvin Boyer; and sister-in-law, Clara Maier. Survived by daughter, Patricia “Pat,” married to David Zimmerman; grandsons, Gregory Zimmerman, married to Katherine, and Dr. Brian Zimmerman, married to Ajita Reddy, North Carolina; great-grandchildren, Gregory Jr., Justine, Kesin and Naya; niece, Marlene, married to Robert David; and close friends, Carl and Betty Snavley. Ruth worked at the Majestic Theater in downtown Johnstown, where she met Bob. She loved being an “at home” mom and was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She loved to cook for her family and was an extraordinary pie baker. She was a life member of Zion Lutheran Church.    Friends received from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at Frank Duca Funeral Home, Westmont Chapel, 1622 Menoher Blvd., where funeral service will begin at 2 p.m., the Rev. Michael VanDyke officiating.  Interment, Grandview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in her memory to Zion Lutheran Church, 613 Locust St., Johnstown, Pa. 15901.  Condolences may be sent through

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