Our hearts are broken. She bore her suffering with determination to live life as fully as possible. She was an inspiration.

Ruth Passed away on August 18, 2022, at the age of 86. She was born in Fort Frances in 1936, but lived over 50 years in Kenora.

She is predeceased by her husband Ken; and her brothers Len and Dennis.

She has left behind her daughters Diane (Richard), and Brenda; her grandchildren Steve, Sean (Dawn), Megan (Ernie), and Jodi; and eight great-grandchildren. Also left to mourn, her siblings Bev, Ed, Don, David (Jan), and Roger (Deanna); and in-laws Esther, Glen (Karen), Jim (Maureen), and Everett.

Ruth is to be cremated. She will then be interred at Lake of the Woods cemetery. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

To celebrate her life, if friends desire, contributions can be made to the Lake of the Woods District Hospital.

Alcock Funeral Home & Cremation Services is taking care of arrangements.