Ruth Stefo, 87, of Deltona, Florida, a former Johnstown resident, passed away after a long illness on July 21, 2013, in Florida. She was born on Sept. 4, 1925, in Carmen, North Carolina. The daughter of Floyd and Stella Briggs, Ruth was married to the late Anthony Stefo and settled in Johnstown. Ruth was employed by Rand Fashion and Fresh Silks as a sales representative, later retiring to maintain the Stefo house on Johnson Avenue. Upon her husband's retirement, they both moved to Florida.