Ruth N. McAtee

Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | June 22, 2019

Ruth N. (Gobbels) McAtee, 93, of North Huntingdon, passed away peacefully on Friday, June  21, 2019 at the Elizabeth Seton Home in Greensburg. She was born March 8, 1926 in McKeesport and was the daughter of the late John and Anna  Gobbels. She was the wife of the late George D. McAtee, Jr, who passed away in 2016. Ruth was a mother, homemaker and had a career working for Precise Metals and Plastics, Westinghouse Air Brake, and the McKeesport Chamber of Commerce. Ruth was a member of St. Agnes Church, the Christian Mothers and White Oak AARP.

 She is survived by her sons, David (Nanette) McAtee of State College,  Timothy (Shelley) McAtee of Fox Chapel, daughter, Dawn  (Charles) Nichols of Manor, daughter-in-law, Kathy McAtee of Cincinnati, OH, grandchildren, Beth Ann, Caitlin, Patrick, Ceara, Connor, Eric and Natalie,  and great-grandchildren, Arabelle, Karson, Brayden, Karissa and Charlie. She was preceded in death by her son, George D. McAtee, III, and sisters, Helen Misavage and Lavern Ekiert. There is no visitation. Services are private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association at 412-261-5040. Arrangements are by Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. 1638 Lincoln Way, White Oak. (412) 672-6322 Troy J. Gilbert, Director. Condolences may be made at

Originally published June 22, 2019.

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