Lorraine Ruzbarsky

Lorraine M. Ruzbarsky (née Farrelly), 84, of Livermore, died at home on Feb. 5, 2020. She worked in the classified advertising department of the Tri-Valley Herald in Pleasanton, California, for 24 years before retiring in 2003. She was a devout Roman Catholic who enjoyed socializing with family, friends, and neighbors and loved spending time with her two grandsons.

Born on July 17, 1935, in Jersey City, New Jersey, Mrs. Ruzbarsky lived in Somerville, New Jersey, for over 20 years, graduating from Somerville High School in 1952. She also lived in Park Ridge, Illinois, before moving to the West Coast. She was pre-deceased by her husband, George Ruzbarsky; sister, Dorothea M. Perone, of Bridgewater, New Jersey; and her parents, Richard J. and Margaret (née Lavelle) Farrelly, of Livermore, California.

She is survived by her son, Richard (Samantha) Ruzbarsky and grandsons Brenden and Tyler Ruzbarsky. She is also survived by a niece, Barbara Perone, of Neshanic Station, New Jersey; nephew, Joseph R. Perone, of Somerset, New Jersey; and great-nephew, Connor Perone, of Flemington, New Jersey.

Callaghan Mortuary is handling arrangements and an online guestbook is available for condolences at www.callaghanmortuary.com.