First Posted: 1/6/2008
Ruth Marie Steigerwalt , 88, of Wilkes-Barre, died Wednesday morning, January 2, 2008, at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre. She was the widow of Daniel Yates Cobley Sr.
Born in Lehighton, she was a daughter of the late Luther F. and Sara (Geiger) Buskirk.
She was preceded in death by sons, James and Arthur Steigerwalt, Roy Cobley; daughter, Wanda Steigerwalt.
She is survived by sons, Earl, Maryland, Edward, St. Clair, William, Dallas, Daniel Cobley and James, Wilkes-Barre; daughters, Rita Gangaway, Allentown, Elizabeth Steigerwalt, Duryea, Martha Behney, Florida, Terri Clark, Lansford, and Connie Stout, Wilkes-Barre; grandchildren; great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be held today at 10:30 a.m. from the David J. Stianche Funeral Home, 123 Center St., Jim Thorpe. Calling hours will be from 9:30 a.m. until time of service.