(Nee Woodruff)

 Peacefully at Kingston General Hospital on Sunday September  16, 2012.Ruth Woodruff of Gananoque (formerly of Westport), in her 87th year.Predeceased by beloved husband William and infant son, Hugh, sister Kaye and brother John. Sorely missed by children Bernie (Corinne), Ian (Karolyn) and Laura (Ron) Hare, grandchildren Colleen, Jennifer, Heather, Erin, Megan, Phillip, Arthur, great grandson, Dresden and brother Frank.  Ruth shared her organizational skills with many community organizations from the Westport Art Festival to Save the Children Canada.  She was a passionate supporter of charitable organizations around the world.  Ruth was well known for her beautiful soprano voice which she shared in church and community choirs her entire life. The family will receive friends at the Scotland Funeral Home, 27 Main Street, Elgin on Friday November 16 from 4-7 p.m. Memorial Service in Westport United Church on Saturday November 17 at 11 a.m. Inurnment Westport United Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Mission and Service Fund of the United Church of Canada or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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