Huson, Ruth J.


Ruth J. Huson, 84, of Johnstown, died May 14, 2019 at Westmont Woods. She was the surviving spouse of the Rev. William B. Huson, who passed away in 2015.

Born July 19, 1934 in Rochester, daughter of William and Harriet (Slayton) McKay. Preceded in death by her parents; grandparents Frank and Amanda Slayton, who raised her; her loving husband Rev. William B. Huson; sons William and Scott; brother George and sister Dorothy Harding.

She is survived by daughters, Denise Lynn (Mark Miller) of Everett, and Lori Ann (Robert Paratore) of  Johnstown; seven grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and sisters Sally (Richard Schweinsberg) and Frankie Lee Hogue.

Ruth was a member of Park Ave. United Methodist Church. Funeral services were held Friday, May 17 at John Henderson Company Funeral Home, with Pastor Len Findley officiating. Interment was in  Richland Cemetery.

Ruth's family extends a heart-felt thank you to the staff of Westmont Woods for the care given to her during her stay.