Ruth Yeager

Obituary of Ruth A Yeager

Ruth A. Yeager, 83, of Bolivar passed away on Sunday May 17, 2020 at Excela Health Latrobe Hospital. Born August 9, 1936 in Bolivar the daughter of the late Charles and Georgia (Lear) Crusan. Preceded in death by first husband, Edward C. Howard and second husband, Leonard E. Yeager; brothers Robert, Walter and William Crusan sisters Grace Roby and Betty Baird. She is survived by brothers Carl Richard and James Crusan, sisters Alice Smay and Barbara Roddy, and children Belinda M. (Howard) Clark and Yvonne A. (Yeager) McMullen and husband Scott McMullen. Extended family comprised of stepchildren Judy Yeager, Jamie L. Yeager, and Joey Yeager now deceased. As well as numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Scott and wife Holly, and their children Addison and Bria Rose Biss; Cassidy and wife Jennifer Biss and their son Shane Mosholder; and Amber and husband Doug and their children Ian and Ellie Dubics. Also step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren Logan and wife Heather and their children Maeleigh and Emmalyn Yeager; and Mackenzi Yeager. Ruth attended Fort Palmer Evangelical Presbyterian Church and First Church of Christ, both of Bolivar. She was proud to be a CNA and retired from Beacon Ridge Nursing Home, Indiana after many years of service where she spent the bulk of her career. She was an avid gardener and for several years operated Yeager’s Florist and Greenhouse. Lifelong member of Mountain Boat Club, Confluence, PA. Due to Public health concerns all visitations and services will be private. Future interment at Fort Palmer Cemetery. Arrangements in care of Kenneth A. Stuart Funeral Home, New Florence. In lieu of flowers memorial donations in Ruth’s name may be to your local food pantry. Online condolences may be left at