Chester, NH- Ruth A. (Diehl) Horning, 85, passed away peacefully on May 4, 2019. She was born in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany on May 28, 1933, the daughter of Karl and Ottilie Diehl. Ruth met her husband Dave while he was serving in the United States Army and stationed in Germany. She came to the United States with her husband in 1959 and became a US citizen shortly after. She was a dancer in her early years in Germany and performed around Europe with a professional dance company. She continued to pursue her love of dance and performing throughout her life. She was predeceased by her husband David of 57 years and her son Michael (62) of Anchorage, Alaska. She is survived by a Daughter Patricia Giuffrida and her husband Joe of Methuen Ma; and a son Dan Horning and his wife Sylvie of Chester, NH. She was a wonderful and caring Grammy to five grandchildren, Joe, Jennifer, Jeff, Joe, and Jessica, as well as four great-grandchildren. Ruth was always in the kitchen and loved to cook and care for her family. She will be missed by family and friends.
In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Williams Syndrome Association at williams-syndrome.org (800-806-1871).
A graveside service will be held at the Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen, NH on May 15th, 2019 at 2:00 PM.
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