Ruth K. Davidson

Ruth K. Davidson


DAVIDSON: Ruth K. Davidson passed away on Thursday, December 14,2017, after a long courageous battle with cancer. She was born October 31, 1926, the daughter of the late Dr. Robert and Ida Kaplan. She graduated McKeesport High School, June 1944 and the University of Pittsburgh, June 1948. Beloved wife for 65 years of Harry S. Davidson; Loving mother of Gerald (Debra Kocar) Davidson of Brookline, Mass., Scott H. Davidson of Wayne, Pa., Lori D. Sachs of Detroit and Richard M. (Carol) Davidson of Ashburn, Va. Sister of James M. (Marcia) Kaplan of Pittsburgh; Sister-in-law of Lois D. Engel of Silver Spring, Md., and Georgia C. Davidson of Pittsburgh; Grandmother of Rachel (Benjamin Tornatore) and Hannah Davidson of New York, N.Y., Evan (Mika) Sachs of Detroit, Mindi Sachs of New York, N.Y., Alexandra Davidson of Pittsburgh, and Danielle, Victoria, and Casey Davidson, all of Ashburn, Va. Also survived by nieces, nephews, and many beloved extended family members. Ruth was a lifetime member of Hadassah, an active member of Women of Temple Sinai, and an avid bridge player. Services at Temple Sinai, 5505 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 on Sunday December 17, 2017 at 2 PM. Visitation at Temple one hour prior to services (1 – 2 PM). Interment Beth Shalom Cemetery. Contributions in Ruth’s memory may be made to Temple Sinai, 5505 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217, Hebrew Free Loan Association, 4307 Murray Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 or Jewish Association of Aging, 5757 Bartlett Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15217. Arrangements entrusted to Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc.,

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