Ashton Funeral Home


Ruth K. Fegley

August 1, 2017

Ruth K. Fegley, 95, of Easton, died Tuesday, August 1, 2017 in St. Luke’s Hospice House.

Born February 17, 1922 in Easton, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Ruth (Welser) Kirchhofer.  Her husband, Leland M. “Lee” Fegley died in 1997.

Ruth worked for Fredwill, Co., Easton for many years until retiring in 1984.  She was a member of First Moravian Church, Easton.  She graduated from Easton High School in 1939 and was an active member of the Blue Valley Senior Center.

Surviving are her grandson, Scott Shoup and his wife, Heather of Bushkill Township; her son-in-law, Donald Shoup of Pen Argyl and two great grandchildren.  Her daughter, Linda Shoup, her brother, Richard Kirchhofer and her sister, Lois Altemose died earlier.

A graveside service will be held at 10:30 am on Friday, August 4, 2017 in Easton Heights Cemetery, North Tenth St., Easton.  The Ashton Funeral Home, Easton is handling the arrangements.  Offer online condolences at

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