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Ruth Cromer

Ruth Carolyn Cromer (Long)

Wednesday, July 13th, 1932 - Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
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Obituary

Ruth Carolyn Long Cromer, 87, of Salem, Va., went to the Lord for final resting on Wednesday, November 27, 2019.

She was born in Monroe County, W. Va., on July 13, 1932. She later moved to Maryland where she worked for and retired from a small electrical plant after nearly 20 years before making her home in Salem, Va.

Preceding her in death were her parents, Lewis Gaston and Annie Adele Chambers Long; the father of her children, Conrad Cromer; son, Leslie Thomas Cromer; son-in-law, Freddy Laster; and siblings, Lewis Long, Virginia Crawford, and Aubrey Long.

Her surviving family includes her children, Richard Lee Cromer and wife, Barbara, and Phyllis Sharon Cromer Laster; grandchildren, Holly Michelle Cromer Ireland and husband, Patrick, DeeAnn Nicole Laster, Heather Nicole Cromer Blevins and husband, Rodney, Derick Edward Laster and wife, Angela, and Keith Allen Cromer; great-grandchildren, April, Logan, Katelyn, Amber, Emma, Makayla, Ashton, Bradon, Noah, and Jaxon; and siblings, Donnie Long and wife, Lois, Louella Fesperman and husband, Tony, Nellie Mills and husband, Lonnie, Evelyn Willis and husband, Bob, and Cornelia Dunn and husband, Larry.

Special appreciation is extended to Heartland Hospice for their services.

The celebration of Ruth’s life will take place on Monday, December 2, 2019, with a period of visitation beginning at 1 p.m. followed by a service beginning at 2 p.m. in the John M. Oakey & Son Chapel in Salem. Interment will be held at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.johnmoakey.com.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, December 2nd, 2019 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    When
    Monday, December 2nd, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Location
    John M. Oakey & Son Chapel
    Address
    305 Roanoke Boulevard
    Salem, Virginia 24153
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, December 2nd, 2019 | 2:00pm
    When
    Monday, December 2nd, 2019 2:00pm
    Location
    John M. Oakey & Son Chapel
    Address
    305 Roanoke Boulevard
    Salem, Virginia 24153
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Chaplain Dave Vanderpool
  • Interment

    Monday, December 2nd, 2019 |
    When
    Monday, December 2nd, 2019
    Location
    Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens
    Address
    5737 Airport Road
    Roanoke, Virginia 24012
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

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Nikki

Posted at 06:50pm
Ruth was a sweet soul that will forever live in my heart. A big thank you to her family for showing me how a family should be. With lots of love and support. Many blessings to you all. sincerely, Nikki,RN-BC
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