Ruth Ann VanEiken, 78,Newark, DE formerly of Windber died in Newark. Born in Windber daughter of the now late Lemon and Theda Seese. Also preceded in death by brothers Earl, Norman, and Robert Seese. Survived by husband of 60 years Robert, sons Ronald and wife Tammy, and Rodney, and wife Deanna, five grandchildren and four great grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.Sister of Emily Cartwright & special family members Howard & Shirley VanEiken. A1958 graduate of WAHS, & Northwest Orient Airlines. She spent her working years in ac-counting and also worked at U of D Perkins Student Center.She was a loving wife, mom, mom-mom who loved to watch her grandchildren in their sporting events. She enjoyed finding bargains at auction sand taking trip to antique shows. She also enjoyed shopping, gardening, and doing crafts. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m.Sunday at Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home, Inc. Windber where service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday. Pastor Ruby Mader, officiating. Interment Richland Cemetery Mausoleum. Memorial contributions may be made to either Vitas Hospice,100 Commerce Dr., Ste. 302, Newark, DE 19713, or Alzheimer's Assoc. 399 Market St., Ste. 102 Philadelphia, PA19106. www.meekfuneralhome.com
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