Edna Ruth (Humberston) Myers

August 12, 1922 ~ June 4, 2022 (age 99)


Edna Ruth Myers, 99 years, 9 months, and 4 days of Markleysburg went to heaven on the wings of the Angels of God, Saturday, June 4, 2022.  She was born August 12, 1922 to John Freeman Humberston and Cora Mae Frazee Humberston.

Preceding her in death were her parents, husband, L. Vernon Myers Sr, 1994 and son, L. Vernon “Butch” Myers, Jr., 1973.

Edna Ruth was the last remaining member of her family.  Deceased brothers are, Bobby, Wade, Clyde, Elmer, John, Ray and sisters, Mary and Virginia Humberston, Ethel Pettis, and Esther Naranjo.

She was a member of the Sansom Chapel United Methodist Church and the Fort Necessity Lions Club.

Edna Ruth will be remembered as the “Favorite Aunt” to several nieces and nephews.

Edna Ruth was a hard worker all of her life, previously employed by the former Glisan’s Restaurant and housekeeper and cook for the former Williard Rockwell Family

In addition, she was involved in baking, cooking, gardening, canning, sewing, embroidering, and cleaning her swimming pool.

Edna Ruth could cook everything but was especially known for her delicious homemade noodles and unique cinnamon rolls.

Surviving are her loving daughters, Margaret “Peggy” (Danny) Fisher, Fountain Hills, AZ, Carol (Rick) Friend, Farmington, Wanda (Leno) Evangelista, Uniontown, and loving son, Wendell Myers, Markleysburg.

The grandchildren she loved, Cindy (Kevin) Walsh, Maricopa, AZ, Sherri (Rich) Mitchell, Farmington, Holly (Dr. James) Stewart, Vanderbilt, R. Matthew (Ashley) Fischer, Hopwood, and Corporal Erik (Charlene) Friend, Farmington.

Loving great grandchildren, Dr. Christy (Austin) Evans, Temple, TX, Laura Walsh, Nashville, TN, Shayna Mitchell, Farmington, Marissa (Matthew) Zahrt, Merritt Island, FL, Sophia and Eli Friend, Farmington, James “J.J.” Stewart and Karis Stewart, Vanderbilt, and two great, great grandsons Killian and Gideon Evans.

And many nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received in the Donald R. Crawford Funeral Home, Farmington on Tuesday, June 7, 2022 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wednesday, June 8, 2022 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, and Thursday, June 9, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM the hour of service with Pastor Valerie Stark officiating.  Interment will follow in The Sansom Chapel Cemetery, Farmington.

In lieu of flowers donations to the memory of Edna Ruth may be made to The Sansom Chapel Cemetery Association, in care of Carol Friend, Deed Coordinator, 190 Dinner Bell Ohiopyle Road, Farmington, PA 15437.

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