Ruth G. Cashman, 88, of Schoharie County, died peacefully in her sleep on Saturday July 13, 2013 in Margaretville
After graduating from Augsburg College, Ruth worked for The Volunteers of America. When her job transferred her to New York City, she met her beloved husband, Edward who predeceased her.
Ruth lived an active full life and enjoyed her years of retirement from the New York City Board of Education. She enjoyed meeting new people and keeping busy. She had a passion for gardening and always had a garden. Whether living in an apartment or on the farm, Ruth was a religious woman who loved to sing and play the piano. She enjoyed all music and loved to read and to write. Most of all, she loved her family and friends. Ruth and her loving spirit will be missed by everyone who knew her.
She was the much-loved mother of Joseph and Janice, mother in law to Anita, and grandmother to her cherished Caitlyn.
Funeral services will be conducted at the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday July 17, 2013 with the Rev. Richard Dykstra officiating.
Burial will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, on Friday July 19, 2013.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville