Ruth H. Arbogast
NEW HARTFORD â€” Ruth H. (Howell) Arbogast, 84, of New Hartford, widow of Frederick M. Arbogast, died Feb. 22, 2010, at Litchfield Woods Health Center. Born 1925 in Jersey City, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Florence (Melber) and Arthur Howell.
Mrs. Arbogast was a switchboard operator at Kaman Aircraft in Bloomfield and retired in 1982. She and her husband spent their retirement years traveling across the United States in their motorcoach. In 2001, she moved back to Connecticut to be close to her daughter and son-in-law.
She is survived by her daughter and her husband, Ginger and Norman Meyers of New Hartford. Her family would like to extend special thanks to all of her caregivers for their kindness and support.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions name may be made to the Center for Cancer Care, 200 Kennedy Drive, Torrington, CT 06790. Visit an online guestbook at Montano-Shea.com.