HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY Ruth Dugan


Born: July 28, 1905, in Willard.
Address: Has been a resident of Youngstown since she was a young girl and now lives at Ron Joy Nursing Facility, 830 Boardman Canfield Road, Boardman.
Spouse: Was married to Bill Dugan for nine years until he died. They had no children, but she enjoys her great-niece and great-nephew, Barbara Partlow and Robert Partlow.
Career: Was a lead singer in her husband's band, The Rainbow Terrace, which she says was one of the first bands in this area and was also heard over WCAE radio out of Pittsburgh each week. She also was an actress at Youngstown Playhouse.
Employment: She was head of personnel at the post office in downtown Youngstown.
Celebration: A party was held in her honor July 28 at the nursing facility.

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