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.
Besides her husband, she was predeceased by: two brothers, Tommy Briggs of Schenectady and John Calvamo of Florida; two grandsons, Michael of Vilseck, Germany, and Justin Stefo of Mayfield, N.Y..
Survivors include: two sons, Gary (Sandra) Stefo of Mayfield, N.Y., Greg (Janet) of Moreno Valley, CA.; a daughter, Toni Lee Ingram of Van Nuys, Calif.; her Brother, Paul Wayne Briggs (Rose) of Altamonte Springs, Florida; grandson Glenn; great- grandson Niklas of Vilseck, Germany, and many nieces and nephews.
Services will take place in Greenfield Center Cemetery in Saratoga County at a later date at the convenience of the family.