George – (Ida) Ruth passed away peacefully on Friday, January 10th, 2014 at the Queensway Carlton Hospital, Nepean (Ottawa) Ontario in her 94th year, from complications of pneumonia while attended by her sons and daughter-in-law. Ruth was the wife and musical partner of the late Glenn C. George (2002), loving mother of Elwood Leach (Joan) of Nova Scotia and Kevin Leach – Laframboise (Bernie) of Ottawa, Grandmother of Shelley Vanderschuit (Peter) and Lori Thompson (Bruce), and is fondly remembered by stepsons Kevin (Joanne), Allan (Sandie), and Kim George and nieces Christine (Myer) Kennedy of Charlottesville VA, and Patricia L. McDonald of St. Claire Shores, MI. Ruth was born in Leamington, ON in 1920, the daughter of Graham T. and Annie Maude (Adrian) Reynolds.

The funeral service will be held at St. Thomas Christian Church, Thursday January 16th at 2:00 pm. Visitation from 1 – 2 pm before the service at the church. Funeral services provided by Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas.  Interment to take place in the spring at the Reynolds family plot in the Wheatley Cemetery. Donations may be made to Camp Iawah in Westport, ON.

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