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Ruth Ann Gillespie

  • On July 30, 2020

Ruth Ann Gillespie, age 97 of Canonsburg, PA passed away on July 29, 2020. Born on July 24, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Anna and Albert Dager. Beloved wife to the late John Gillespie and Frederick Zacour. Loving mother to Kathie (Cirio) Signorini and Frederick Zacour. Cherished grandmother to Amy (Willard) Ammons, Trenae Caruso, Patricia Signorini, Kim (Larry) Stephenson and Deborah (Bobby) Dellorso. Dear great-grandmother to Deven, Anika and Dexah Signorini, Dalton and Savannah Ammons and Kadyn and Kyler Caruso. Loving sister Lamese Patrick and Leila McClain. Loving godparent to April Paterra. Ruth was also blessed with many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her grandson, Derek Signorini and her sisters Dorothy Maffio and June Deconciliis.

Ruth was a member of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church and enjoyed playing cards. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Family and friends are welcome on Monday, August 3, 2020 from 10 AM until the time of service at 12 PM at St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, 601 Boone Avenue, Canonsburg, PA 15317. Burial will follow at Oak Spring Cemetery in Canonsburg, PA.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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Patty Signorini
  • Aug 2 2020
We love you Grammy Ruth. You will be greatly missed. Patty Anika, Dexah and Deven.
Breck Diamond
  • Aug 3 2020
I only knew Gram for a short time, but her existence in my life was a joy. My condolences to the entire family - who loved and cherished her deeply. A beautiful soul, she is at peace.
Eugene Julian
  • Aug 3 2020
Our condolences to the family. She was special. She always made us feel welcome. E J and Evelyn Julian
Billie White
  • Aug 11 2020
My condolences to Shawnda and her girls.