Ruby P. Anderson, 97, formerly of East Rochester, passed away Saturday morning, March 15, 2014, in South Carolina. She had recently resided in the Carolinas with her daughter, Barbara Ulicny.Born September 29, 1916, in Oakdale (Allegheny Co.), she was a daughter of the late Joseph Andrew and Anna M. (Fulton) Heslip. On March 28, 1940, Ruby was united in marriage to Howard V. Anderson, who preceded her in death on October 29, 2001. She was a longtime member of First Presbyterian Church of Freedom. An adoring mother, Grammy and Mimi, Ruby was loved by everyone who knew her and enjoyed spending time with her family and watching television.She will be sadly missed by her son, Thomas Anderson and his wife, Sandra, of Murrell’s Inlet, S.C., and daughter, Barbara Ulicny and her husband, Joseph, of Mooresville, N.C.; three grandchildren, Jennifer (Dan) Jones of Mooresville, N.C., Tammie (Ed) Copelin of Pittsburgh and Nicole (Greg) Ballay also of Pittsburgh; eight great-grandchildren, Daniel and Ashley Jones, Brandon, Cameron, Ethan and Madison Ballay, Ruby and Gavin Copelin, two sisters, Dorothy Bajek and Evelyn White both of Freedom; a loving niece, Donna Dettore of Rochester and a great-niece, Erika (Tom) Stone of Bridgeville.In addition to her husband and parents, Ruby was preceded in death by a brother, William E. Heslip and two sisters, Sarah Fraser and Alberta McAllister.Friends will be received Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Simpson Funeral & Cremation Services, 1119 Washington Ave., Monaca, where funeral services will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. Her pastor, Rev. Ron Kronk, will officiate.Interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery, Freedom.The family has suggested memorial donations may be made, if desired, to First Presbyterian Church, 600 4th Ave, Freedom, PA 15042.To share online condolences, get directions and other information, please visit simpsonfuneralhome.com.