With great sorrow and heavy hearts, our family announces the passing of our mother, sister, and nana. At the age of 92, Ruth was freed from the pain she so courageously fought.
She will be forever missed by her children: Wayne (Madeleine), Larry (Sherry), Allan (Ruth), Gail, and Keith–semicolon– her sister, Sister Yvonne FCJ–semicolon– 10 grandchildren–semicolon– 10 great grandchildren–semicolon– friends–semicolon– and by the many lives she touched.
Ruth was predeceased by her husband of 60 years, Curties Woods Hart–semicolon– parents: Ralph and Josephine McKinnon–semicolon– and siblings: George, Ralph, Helen, and Arthur.
A Prayer Service will be held at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, September 3, 2015 at Connelly-McKinley St. Albert Funeral Home, 9 Muir Drive, St. Albert, Alberta. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, September 4, 2015 at Queen of Martyrs Catholic Parish, 13210-133 A Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta with internment following the service at Holy Cross Cemetery, 14611 Mark Messier Trail, Edmonton, Alberta.
Memorial Donations may be made in Ruth’s name to Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 10985-124 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5M 0H9.