Ruth S. Prentice

August 18, 1924 ~ October 30, 2019 (age 95)


Ruth passed away peacefully on October 30th in the comfort of her home, with family by her side, at 95 years of age. She was the beloved wife of her late husband Bill for 60+ years, the much loved mother to Karen and her husband George, Diane and Bonnie, and the cherished grandmother to Nicole and her husband Robert, Jason, Dan, Katie and her fiancé Steve. Ruth was a long standing member of St. John Fisher Church. Early on she was a catechism teacher and in 2006 she received the 5th Annual Saint Joseph Archdiocesan Medal of Appreciation. In the 60's she started a 4-H club and for ten years she was a dedicated Hartford County 4-H Club Leader helping young people to see their strengths and how they could make a difference. Ruth's Kindness and special spirit will be missed. Funeral Services will be private at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, you can make a donation to Protectors of Animals at in memory of Ruth and her beloved Alfie and Grover.

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