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September 12, 2023
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Peacefully, with family by her side, at Stoneridge Manor, on Tuesday September 12, 2023 at the age of 85.
Predeceased by her husband Bob, brothers Ernie and Clarence, and her good friend Ossie. Cherished mother of Tim (Helen), Terry (Carl), Cindy (Guy), Rob (Val) and Jamie (Karen). Proud grandmother of Kathy (Charlie), Krissy (Darcy), Jeremy, Jennifer (Adam), Andrea, Adam (Laura), Matt, Chelsea (Tyler) and Christie. Great-grand-mother of Jackson, (Emma Leigh, Jaycee - Mother Courtney), Olivia, Nathan, Jacob, Miller and Emberly. Greatly missed by her sister Marie Drummond.
Friends may visit the family at the Alan R. Barker Funeral Home, 19 McArthur Avenue Carleton Place, on Monday Sept 18, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral service in the chapel at 12:00 noon. The Service will be livestreamed on YouTube go to YouTube and search "barkerfh Ruth Illingworth" starting at 11:55 am.
A reception will follow at the Captain A. Roy Brown, Legion Branch 192, 177 George Street, Carleton Place.
Inurnment at Guthrie United Cemetery, Clayton.
The family would like to thank the wonderful staff at Stoneridge Manor.
In Lieu of flowers, a donation to the charity of choice would be appreciated by the family.