October 9, 1939 – June 27, 2022
In Loving Memory ~
It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our mother, Ruth Brown at the age of 82. She is predeceased by her husband Danny, and her 7 siblings.
Born in Springhill, Nova Scotia to Charles and Amelia Barrett, Ruth was the 3rd youngest of 9 children.
She is survived by her loving children: Colleen Peluso, Christopher (Julie) Brown, and Laura (Jim) Boyce; her grandchildren: Brent Peluso, Jenna Peluso, Danielle (Reid) Swanson, Kevin (Trish) Attfield, Michelle (Jeff ) Drake, and her precious great grandchildren: Neko, Philippa, Eloise, Abigail, and Avery.
Also left to mourn is her dearest brother John (Carol-Ann) Barrett and many nieces and nephews across Canada.
A very special thanks to the 3rd floor critical nursing team at the Campbell River District and General Hospital for their extraordinary care given to our mother.
Please join the family for prayers on Friday, July 8th at 7:00pm and a Catholic Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, July 9th at 11:00 am
with a reception to follow at St. Patrick’s Catholic Parish Centre, 34 South Alder Street, Campbell River, BC.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Ruth to the Campbell River Hospital Foundation. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Island Funeral Services Elk Falls Crematorium.
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