Ruth Helen Fountain nee Clappison
December 22, 2013
Ruth, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister, passed today in her own home in Dutton, surrounded by family. Ruth was known by all as a loving and caring person who gave of herself and always reached out in kindness to others. She was both wise and generous and will be missed by all. Ruth is survived by her spouse, James, and children Phyllis Laufman of Dutton, Jacqueline Fountain of London, Jeffrey Fountain and Jennifer (spouse) of Hamilton, Cheryl Fountain-Gore and Randolph (spouse) of Iona Station and Eric Fountain of London. She is survived by her beloved grandchildren Kaitlyn and Ayden, Dylan and Braiden. Ruth was the youngest of 16 children born to Herbert and Wilhelmina Clappison. She is survived by her siblings Philip Clappison and wife Frances of Waterloo, Fred Clappison and wife Mina of Coburg, Bob Clappison of Alberta, Don Clappison of Florida, Peter Clappison of Kitchener and Paul Clappison and wife Irene of Hamilton. Also survived by Norma Clappison (Herbert deceased) of Kitchener, Jack Downey (husband to Muriel deceased) of Gananoque, Garry Dunk husband of Rhonda deceased) of Kitchener. Predeceased by brothers Edward, Richard, William and David and sisters Dorothy and Frances. We love you. Donations to the Diabetes Association would be appreciated. A family memorial service will be held at a later date. Interment of ashes in Fairview Cemetery. Arn Funeral Home 193 Sheckleton St. Dutton 519-762-2416 entrusted with arrangements

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