SHANKS, Rebecca “Ruby” (Stanutz) – Peacefully, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Thursday, June 26, 2014. Ruby of Peterborough, formerly of Schumacher, Ontario, in her 96th year. Wife of the late Samuel Shanks. Dear mother of Robert (Shirley) of Kamloops, B.C., Donnie Shanks of Oakville, Clarke (Janet) of Cochrane, Bonnie White of Peterborough, Pat (David Hardie) of Ancaster, Ontario, Margaret (John LaForge) of Lively, Ontario, Judy Shanks of Barrie and Janet Menard (Owen Ware) of Huntsville. Mother-in-law to the late Walter Menard and Roger White. Loving grandmother of 8 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. Sister of Vera Legault of Windsor, Eva (George Cory) of Detroit Michigan and the late Mary Puscas, John, Dan and George Stanutz, Ann Smook, Irene Souril and Helen Bentley. A Celebration of Ruby’s life will take place at the home of Janet & Owen, in Huntsville, on Sunday, August 10, 2014, at 11:00 am.   If desired, condolences to the family or donations to the Arthritis Society, the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME at (705) 742-1875.

Ruby Shanks

Ruby Shanks

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