Ruth N. Shawgo
Ruth N. Shawgo, 93, of Pine Township, passed away on Saturday morning, Sept. 28, 2019, while in assisted living in Grove City.
She was born on Nov. 22, 1925, in Pittsburgh, to John C. and Mary (Wolf) Reimers.
She married Glen L. Shawgo on May 5, 1951; he preceded Ruth in death on Feb. 27, 2014.
Ruth was a graduate of Slippery Rock High School and a longtime member of Grove City Alliance Church.
Ruth was a homemaker and assisted her husband Glen with bookkeeping and management of Glen Lake Estates and the former G. L. Shawgo Brothers Construction Co.
She was instrumental in starting the Slippery Rock State College Lab School, a school for children with disabilities.
Ruth was a hunting enthusiast and enjoyed watching the Steelers and Pirates.
Numerous nieces and nephews survive Ruth.
Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by: a son, J. Wayne Shawgo; two sisters, Mary Anderson and Dorothy Morris; and a brother, John Reimers.
Memorials can be made to

Ruth N., 93, of Pine Township.
Calling hours: 11 a.m. until the time of service Wednesday (10-2-19) at CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME, INC., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City.
Funeral: Noon Wednesday at the funeral home.
Burial: Crestview Memorial Park, Inc., Grove City.
Published on October 1, 2019


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