Ruth Rex, 84, of Weirton, passed away Saturday, September 11, 2010 in the Valley Hospice Care Center North in Steubenville, OH. Born February 20, 1926 in Weirton, she was the daughter of the late Adolph and Elise Brenz Bohler. She was also preceded in death by her husband Paul Rex on December 29, 1996 and son Eric on May 5, 1987. Mrs. Rex was a homemaker. She was a member of the North River Avenue Christian Church in Toronto, OH. Ruth’s passion was her flower gardens and baking gourmet cookies. She enjoyed camping with her family and traveling to Buffalo to watch her grandson’s hockey games. She was a member of the Weirton Chapter 147 Order of the Eastern Star, Women of the Moose 688 and the Wednesday Breakfast Bowling League at the Holiday Lanes in Weirton. Ruth is survived by her sons Edward and his wife Lisa of Toronto, OH and Jeffrey and his wife Monica of Fairview, PA; daughter Lisa Feronti and her husband Joseph of Annapolis, MD; daughter in law Monica Rex Westfall of Fairview, PA; ten grandchildren Leigh Ann, Jared, Brian, Justin, Christopher, Matthew, Josh, Rebecca, Eric and Michael and 5 great-grandchildren Emma, Philip, Gracie Sue, Ana Leigh and Colin. Friends will be received Friday from 2-4 and 6-8PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton where her funeral service will be celebrated 11AM Saturday. Pastor Robert Hanze will officiate. Private interment will be held at the convenience of her family. Memorial contributions may be made to Teramana Cancer Center, 380 Summit Avenue, Steubenville, OH 43952 or Valley Hospice, 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, OH 43943.