Ruth Mary (Smith) Harvey, resident of Warminster, Pa., and formerly South Philadelphia and Collingdale, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 14, 2018, at the home of her daughter, Patricia, surrounded by family. She was 87. Born in Philadelphia she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Josephine Smith. Ruth attended Saint Edmonds Grade School and was a graduate of Hallahan Catholic High School in Philadelphia. She was married to Robert Harvey for over 50 years until his death. She was a retired Federal Government employee who worked at the U.S. Signal Corps, Social Security Administration, and Naval Air Development Center. Ruth enjoyed serving for many years as Democratic Party Committee Woman for Warminster Township. Most of all, she will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Surviving are her four children, Robert Harvey Jr. (Mary), Jean Kilmartin (William), Patricia Stockett (Michael), Mark Harvey (Tara); 12 grandchildren, Dr. Elaine Kilmartin, Professor Jacqueline Stens, Dr. Danielle Harvey, Kevin Kilmartin, PA, Michael B. Stockett, BSN, Dr. Erica Harvey, Dr. Melissa Harvey, Dr. Ryan Stockett, Jessica Harvey, Mark Harvey Jr., Ian Harvey, and David Harvey; along with 10 great-grandchildren. Family and friends are invited to a viewing at 10 a.m. on Thursday, April 19, at Our Lady of Good Council Catholic Church, 611 Knowles Ave., Southampton, Pa., with Mass of Christian burial following at 11 a.m. Interment will follow after at Calvary Cemetery, Conshohocken, Pa. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Ruth's name to the Cloistered Dominican Nuns of the Perpetual Rosary, 1834 Lititz Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601 in Lititz, Pa. James J. McGhee Funeral Home, Southampton