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Ruby M. Whetzel

April 16, 1943 — September 10, 2022


Ruby M. Whetzel, 79, of Knoxville, MD went with the lord on Saturday, September 10, 2022 at home surrounded by her family.

Born April 16, 1943, in Frederick, to the late Charles and Mary Paul. Ruby was preceded in death by her husband, Harvey Whetzel. 

Ruby was an amazing soul and will truly be missed by her loved ones.

Ruby leaves behind siblings, Harry Paul and wife, Shirley, Ronnie Paul and wife, Helen, and Beverly Trovinger; her children, Roxanna Slick and partner, Bob Martin, Diana Brunner and husband, Charles, Larry Kitchen and wife, Bonnie, Teresa Drnach and husband, Kevin, and Kristy Kitchen. She was a loving grandmother to Starsky, Robin, Dawn, Casey, Ashley, Jason, Katina Sunni, Brian, Sharon, Gary and Danille. Ruby also leaves behind 31 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. 

In addition to her husband, Harvey, Ruby was preceded in death by her son, Brian Kitchen; stepson, Jimmy Whetzel; and multiple siblings. 

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, September 15, 2022 at Stauffer Funeral Home, 1100 North Maple Avenue in Brunswick, MD. 

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Thursday, September 15, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Stauffer Funeral Home-Brunswick

1100 N Maple Ave, Brunswick, MD 21716

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