Surrounded by family on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, age 87, of Beatty Pointe Village in Monroeville, formerly of Swissvale. Beloved wife of 66 years to the late Donald R. Redshaw, Sr. Loving mother of Patricia L. Redshaw (Gerald Heller) of Slippery Rock, Judith A. Shovel (Michael) of Murrysville, Ruth I. Dmitrzak (Gary) of Bethel Park, and Donald R. Redshaw, Jr. (Ruth) of DuBois. Preceded in death by 4 brothers and 3 sisters. Cherished “Mum Mum” of Michael Shovel (Courtney), Derek Dmitrzak (Merri-Frances), Kylie Dmitrzak, Danielle Shovel, Leslie Kitsko (Jeff), Carl Heller, and Mark Heller (Gillian). Adored great-grandmother of Emerson & Flynn Shovel and Caroline Heller. Dearly loved Aunt “Bootie” of many nieces and nephews. Ruth was a devout Christian woman and long time member of McMasters United Methodist Church where she was active in the choir and numerous church programs. She was loved by many and known for her kind, generous, fun loving spirit, as well as her delicious home baked cookies and desserts. Friends received at Wolfe Memorial, Forest Hills Chapel, 3604 Greensburg Pike, Pittsburgh PA 15221, on Thursday 6-8pm and Friday 2-4 & 6-8pm. Funeral Saturday 10am at McMasters United Methodist Church, 200 Church Street, Turtle Creek PA 15145. Everyone please meet at church. Interment in Penn Lincoln Memorial Park. Memorial gifts may be made to McMasters United Methodist Church.
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