Ruth Virginia Kissner, age 83, of Joppa, Maryland passed away on September 5, 2023, at Lorien Bel Air in Bel Air, Maryland. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Roland and Helen (Smith) Abrams and wife of 52 years to the late William August Kissner. She was a former member of Temple Baptist Church in Woodlawn, MD and she worked for Sears department store for 20 years. She enjoyed baking, gardening, crafts and decorating. Ruth loved spending time with her grandkids.
Ruth is survived by her daughter, Jennifer L. Kissner; son, William Shawn (Michele Huffman) Kissner; son in law, Mark Howell; grandchildren, M. Dylan (Dana Smilko) Howell; granddaughters, Devon R. Howell, Emily Kissner, Alyssa Miller, and Paige Boston; 6 great grandchildren, and companion, G. Fred Wimmer.
In Addition to her parents and husband, Ruth was preceded in death by her brother, Roland H. Abrams, Jr.
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