On 19 June 2023 at Lansdowne Park, Masterton. Aged 79. Dearly loved, treasured wife and soulmate of Rod for 59 years. Adored mother and mother-in-law of Jennifer and Dougall, Elizabeth and Kerry, Rachel and Craig. Much loved Nana Boat of Hamish, Danielle and Jack, and Nana Toot Toot of Nadine, Wade and Roanna. Step grandmother of Tahuora, and Nana to Mouse. Loved sister of Helen (d), Martin (d), Yvonne, Barbara, Terry, and Beverley. Loved sister-in-law and Aunty to the Millard Ave Sutherland clan.
A Service to celebrate Ruth’s life will be held at Rosewood, 415 Queen Street Masterton on Friday 23 June at 1:30pm followed by private cremation.