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Crystal Ruffin

December 6, 1983 ~ September 30, 2023 (age 39) 39 Years Old

Crystal Ruffin Obituary

Crystal Ruffin, 39, of Monessen passed away peacefully in her home, September 30, 2023.  She was born December 6, 1983.  Crystal was preceded in death by her uncle Arnold Ruffin and grandmother, Mary Wilt; grandmother, Oliser Kinney and grand father, Robert Kinney, Sr.  Crystal graduated from Homer Center in Homer City, PA in 2002 and attended Seton Hill University for two years.  Crystal was employed with Giant Eagle, but her number one job was being a loving mother and caregiver to her only daughter, Bry'Aunna Cook.  She is survived by her fiance`, Brian Cook and daughter, Bry'Aunna "Cookie" Cook of Monessen; mother, Marie A. Ruffin of Monessen; and father, Robert "Bobby" Kinney, Jr. of Greensburg; brothers, Robert Kinney III and Michael Whitfield of Monessen; sister, Tiera Hempfield and fiance`, Ryan Best of Pittsburgh; grandmother, Marie E. Ruffin of Melbourne; grandfather, Arnold C. Ruffin of Greensburg; aunt, Shelli W. Brugh and Eric Brugh of Melbourne; aunt, Dana Urban and Matthew Urban of Sebastian; numerous cousins, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews that she loved deeply.  Crystal was a loving mother with the most caring soul that will be deeply missed by all.  Visitation:  Friday, October 6, 2023 from 12 noon - 2:00 pm  with chapel service starting at 2:00 pm, at the  House of Jackson Memorial Chapel, 546 Thompson Avenue, Donora, Eulogy, Pastor Arnold Ruffin of Atlanta, GA, funeral home number 724-379-5420.  Any donations can be made directly to the funeral home or her GoFundMe page

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October 6, 2023

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
House of Jackson Memorial Chapel (Thompson Avenue, Donora)

Funeral Service
October 6, 2023

2:00 PM
House of Jackson Memorial Chapel (Thompson Ave)
546 Thompson Avenue
Donora, PA 15033


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