Andrews , Ruth O. Hallas
Ruth O. Hallas Andrews, 91, of West Mifflin, passed away Wednesday, December 22, 2010, at the Center for Compassionate Care in Mt. Lebanon. She was a daughter of the late Raymond and Mattie Mae Frazier Hallas and loving wife of the late George H. Andrews. She is survived by sons Harry (Julia) of Garden Grove, Calif., and William (Nancy) of Jefferson Hills; sister Joanne (Jim) Guenther of Valparaiso, Ind.; sisters-in-law Bertha Mae (the late Harold) Smith of West Mifflin and Alva (the late Benjamin) Andrews of Yreka, Calif. Cherished grandmother of Kim (Mike) Holm of Arvada, Colo., Scott Andrews of Reno, Nev., Charlene (Scott) Cusick of Pleasant Hills, Terri (Don) Brinkman of Austin, Texas, Daniel Andrews of Austin, Texas, Darlene (John) Hermesmann of Jefferson Hills, William (Shelly) Andrews of Winchester, Va., Chloe (Andrew) Meil of Santee, Calif., Matthew Andrews of Garden Grove, Calif.; devoted great- grandmother of Adriene (Angela Filotei) Parsons, Christina (Andy) Herko, Brian and Sean Holm, Raymond and Dean Andrews, Ashley and Shannon Cusick, Trace and Truitt Brinkman, William and Ivan Andrews; great-great- grandmother of Haylee Herko; many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by brother Mike Hallas; and sisters Alice Mae (Chuck) Metzler, Alma (Ken) Walker, Grace (Austin) Large and Fern (surviving spouse Tom) Large. Family and friends will be received Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home Inc., 301 Curry Hollow Road, Pleasant Hills, where service will be Monday, December 27, 2010, at noon. Interment in Jefferson Memorial Park. www.jeffersonmemorial.biz In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Quiet Ridge Manor, 1318 Arch St., McKeesport, Pa., 15132.