Age 86, Ruth Maxwell passed away at the Sackville Memorial Hospital surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, September 5, 2019.
Ruth leaves behind her husband of 66 yrs, Irvin; three daughters, Cheryl (David) Gould, Beth Brooks (Terry), Leigh Ann Maxwell; four grandchildren, Allison (Giles) Godin, Mark (Jennifer) Gould, Jarrid (Kristine) Brooks, and Justin (Sandy) Brooks and three great-granddaughters, Kaitlin Gould, Aleah Gould, and Samantha Brooks, as well as her brother, Earl (Joyce) Cove and a brother-in-law, Ronald (Dodie) Maxwell.
Besides her parents, Ruth was predeceased by sisters, Muriel England and Phyllis Smith.
Ruth loved to read, knit, sew, do puzzles, play in her flower garden and cake decorating. Ruth was an avid quilter, and all family members enjoyed her gifts of quilts over the years.
Ruth enjoyed the family cottage at Walton's Beach with her beloved dog Scooter by her side.
The family would especially like to thank the doctors and staff of the Brunswick Wing, Sackville Memorial Hospital, their compassion and professionalism was very appreciated.
Arrangements are under the care and guidance of the Jones Funeral Home, 70 Bridge Street, Sackville (364-1300). Family and friends are invited to an afternoon of remembrance at the funeral home on Saturday, September 14th from 2-4 pm.
In memory of Ruth, donations may be made to Sackville Memorial Hospital Foundation.
Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Ruth's online memorial at www.jonesfuneralhome.ca or through the Jones Funeral Home Facebook Page.