Ruth M. Rowlands

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Ruth M. Rowlands, 92, died Monday at her home in Franklin. Mrs. Rowlands, daughter of the late George and Ruth (Anderson) Weston was born in Paterson July 27, 1926. She had resided in Pequannock before moving to Franklin 40 years ago.

Mrs. Rowlands worked for LuWayne Products in Wayne for several years.

She was predeceased by her first and second husbands, Harry McNeal and Richard Rowlands, sisters, Joan Whisenant, Lillian Whisenant and Judith Roberts and brothers, George and Robert Weston. Mrs. Rowlands is survived by her daughters, Kathie Drew & her husband David of Hamburg and Nancy Hinchman of El Paso, TX, grandchildren, Heather Drew & her husband Robert Pisano, Holly Drew & her husband Lance Gitlin, Mandi Hinchman, Scott Hinchman & his wife Gemma and Andrew Hinchman, great grandchildren, David, Lucas & Andrew Pisano and Connor & Charlotte Gitlin, sister, Barbara Weston of Fair Lawn, brother, Paul Weston of Arizona and several nieces & nephews.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, at 10 a.m. at F. John Ramsey Funeral Home One Main St. Franklin. Interment will follow at Mount Rest Cemetery in Butler. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2-5 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to First Presbyterian Church of Franklin 11-13 Main St. Franklin, NJ 07416. For directions and online condolences, please see

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