Ruth Annetta Stanley, 85 of Green Hill, Pictou County passed away on Saturday, March 8, 2014 in Glen Haven Manor, New Glasgow with her family at her side.
Born in Middle Musquodoboit, she was a daughter of the late Willard and Bertha (Bell) Ervin.
In her youth, Ruth enjoyed playing sports, and was an avid bowler which she continued to play until recent years. She was a member of Green Hill - Alma United Church, the Women’s Institute and the Ladies Auxiliary of the Alma Fire Department. She was a community person, always willing to volunteer in any and all community functions.
Ruth will be dearly missed by her husband Clyde, sons, Richard, Green Hill; Bruce, Durham; Roddie (Kim), Tanner Hill; daughter, Nancy, Enfield; ten grand children and nine great grand children; sister, Ellen Roberts (Eric), Delaware; Shirley Myers, Eastern Passage; Thelma Valentiate (Roy “Val”), Green Hill.
She was predeceased by her daughter-in-law, Linda; brothers, Charles, Samuel, Harold, Richard, Cecil and Russell and sisters Edna Romo; Emma Weatherhead, Bertha Mosher and Barbara Corcoran.
Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitations or funeral service by request. Interment will take place at a later time. Arrangements are entrusted to Eagles Funeral Home, Westville. www.eaglesfuneralhome.ca