HOFFMAN, Mary Ruth (nee James) – Peacefully on January 17, 2013 at Community Nursing Home in Port Hope, in her 90th year. Predeceased by her beloved husband, Ward Hoffman. Loving mother of Andrea (the late Eli), the late James (Janice), Ward (Tracey), Sally (John), and Lesley (John). Cherished grandmother of Marisa, Robert, Morgan, Devon, Lucas, Sydney, Simon, Justin, Madison, Jacob, Elliot, Alexa, Paige and Maxwell. Ruth was a public health nurse for Northumberland County School Board for many years. Cremation has taken place. A private service will be held at a later date. Donations in memory of Ruth may be made to Port Hope Walk In Clinic. Condolences at www.MacCoubrey.com.