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Friday February 24th, 2017
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Friday February 24th, 2017

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Carole L. Steinruck

Carole L. (Rutter) Steinruck, age 72, a resident of Elmcroft Assisted Living, Berwick,  and formerly of Franklin Place, Bloomsburg, passed away peacefully on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at the Berwick Hospital Center, where she was a patient for four days.

Born in Danville on July 17, 1944, she was a daughter of the late William M. and Kathryn F "Kay" (Fedroff) Rutter. She was a 1962 graduate of Bloomsburg High School and the former Bloomsburg State College with degree in Elementary Education.

Carole taught in the St. Columba Parochial School and later was employed at the Bloomsburg Water Co. She volunteered at the Children's Museum and more recently at the Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital as a member of the Hospital Auxiliary. She was a member of St. Columba Catholic Church.

Her passion was her family and keeping in touch with friends, near and far.

Carole was preceded in death by her husband, Donald E. Steinruck on January 18, 1996.

Surviving are her son, David M. Steinruck, Scotrun; four grandchildren: Benjamin, Charlotte, Gabrielle "Ellie", Nathaniel, all of New Jersey;  two sisters: Kris, wife of Jim Oeste, Kennett Square and Kim, wife of Gary Kulp, Glenmoore; two aunts: Judith Bertke, Palm Harbor, Fla. and Audrey Coombs, Bloomsburg; and two uncles: Robert Fedroff, York and  Tom Fedroff, and his wife Dottie, Lawrenceburg, Ind.

Funeral services will be held on Friday at 10:30 a. m. in the Dean W. Kriner, Inc., Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 325 Market St., Bloomsburg, with her pastor, Monsignor Robert E. Lawrence officiating. Viewing on Friday from 9:30 to 10:30 a. m.

Memorials may be sent to AGAPE, 19E. Seventh St., Bloomsburg, PA 17815.



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Our deepest condolences to the family. May she rest in peace.

Myrna and Rick Conner Feb 27 2017 12:00 AM

Sorry to hear of your loss. She will always be with you in your heart.

Carol Geerken Feb 23 2017 12:00 AM

Always ready with a joke to make me laugh, Carole and I made our way through the joyful and painful experiences of life. She had the ability to make the good times better and the bad times easier. I will forever cherish the friendship we had. Love to all her family.


Sue Glanz Sylvester Feb 23 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carole Steinruck

Heather (Cleaver) Shivokevich Feb 22 2017 12:00 AM

My sincere condolences to Kris, Kim and family. You're in my thoughts and prayers.

Heather (Cleaver) Shivokevich Feb 22 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carole Steinruck

liz heintzelman Feb 22 2017 12:00 AM

Very saddened hearing of. Caroles passing. What a remarkable woman. Will be greatly missed by many. RIP my friend.
Love you...Lizzie and. Roberto.

Liz Heintzelman Feb 22 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carole Steinruck

Sally Haines Feb 21 2017 12:00 AM

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Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother. Gale, Bruce Bott & Family

Expression of Sympathy Feb 21 2017 12:00 AM