Ruth Abplanalp

Ruth F. Abplanalp, 92, of Warren, PA., died Sunday afternoon, March 11, 2018 at her residence, after suffering an apparent heart attack. She was born October 25, 1925 in Stoneham, PA., to the late Michael and Margaret Moore Luchs. Ruth was a lifelong Warren area resident. She worked with her husband and boys on the family dairy farm and delivered milk to local people with her husband. Ruth was a member of First Lutheran Church, Warren Eagles Ladies Auxiliary and Lakewood Rod & Gun Club Ladies Auxiliary. She was an avid walker, shopper, enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by her 4 Children – Edward Abplanalp and wife, Bonnie, Judy Donaldson and husband, Larry, Michael Abplanalp, Bruce Abplanalp all of Warren, PA., 17 Grandchildren, several great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Tom A. Lucks, 3 Sisters – Ida Gebhardt, Marie Stanko, Catherine Kane, 2 Brothers – Andrew and Fred Lucks.

Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA., on Thursday, March 15, 2018 from 5 to 8 P.M. A funeral service will be conducted there Friday, March 16, 2018 at 11:30 A.M. with Rev. Jeffrey Ewing, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be in Warren County Memorial Park. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through American Diabetes Association, 2 Chatham Center, Suite 1520, 112 Washington Place, Pittsburgh, PA., 15219 or Hospice of Warren County, 1 Main St., Warren, PA. 16365. Email condolences may be made by visiting