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Ruth N. Flynn

June 27, 1922 December 31, 2018
Ruth N. Flynn
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Obituary for Ruth N. Flynn

Ruth N. Flynn, 96, formerly of Philadelphia, died on December 31, 2018 at Artman Lutheran Home in Ambler. She was the beloved wife of the late John E. Flynn. She was born in Philadelphia, PA on June 27, 1922 to the late John and Catherine (Webb) Bracken. Ruth was a graduate of West Catholic High School and St. Joseph’s Hospital School of Nursing. She became a Registered Nurse and worked for the Visiting Nurses at Holy Redeemer Hospital. She also worked at several other facilities in her career before retirement. She was a dedicated and professional nurse who took pride in caring for her patients. Ruth enjoyed baking, sewing and quilting. She also enjoyed time with her card and quilting club friends; she made many friends at her time living at Gloria Dei Estates in Philadelphia for 17 years. She loved her faith, was a devout Catholic and recent member of St. Anthony of Padua Church in Ambler and a longtime member of St. Cecilia Church in Philadelphia. She is survived by 3 children, William F. Flynn and Joyce of Woodbury, NJ, Kathleen Hartman and Karl of Warminster, Teresa “Terry” Tulone of Horsham, 10 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, a brother Robert P. Bracken of Newark, DE, and many nieces and nephews. She was pre-deceased by a son John E. Flynn, Jr., a son-in-law Norm Tulone, and 7 siblings. Relatives and friends are invited to a Visitation at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 259 Forest Ave., in Ambler from 9:30-10:30 a.m. followed by the Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, January 7, 2019. Interment will be held at a later date in SS. Peter and Paul Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Ruth’s name can be sent to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 28148-0142. Condolences may be made at www.ciavarellifuneralhomes.com


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Visitation

Monday

7

Jan

9:30 AM 1/7/2019 9:30:00 AM - 10:30 AM 1/7/2019 10:30:00 AM
St. Anthony of Padua Church

259 Forest Avenue
Ambler, PA 19002

St. Anthony of Padua Church
259 Forest Avenue Ambler 19002 PA
US

Funeral Mass

Monday

7

Jan

10:30 AM 1/7/2019 10:30:00 AM
St. Anthony of Padua Church

259 Forest Avenue
Ambler, PA 19002

St. Anthony of Padua Church
259 Forest Avenue Ambler 19002 PA
US

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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

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