Obituary for Ruth Mary Vanderwest

Ruth Mary Vanderwest

Birth Date: Jun. 17th, 1927
Date Passed: Nov. 7th, 2013


RUTH MARY VANDERWEST JUNE 17, 1927 – NOVEMBER 7, 2013 Mom went to be with the angels. Our loss is heaven’s gain. Missing her will be daughters Sue (John) LaVigne, Pam (Dave) Bisson, Jo (Mary) Ames, Debra (William) Farabaugh, Linda (Dan) Feldt, Judy (Dave) Pruim, and sons Christopher and Benjamin. Also 16 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild, brothers Mike (Marge) Fraser, Terry (Marilee) Fraser, Tony (Starr) Fraser, and Ken (Shirley) Vanderwest. Preceded in death by husband Robert Vanderwest, sister Betty Pacyga, brother James Fraser, and grandson Philip Bisson. 10am Rosary/Visitation. 11am Mass at St. Francis de Sales Church on Thursday, November 14, 2013. Interment at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Memorial contributions to Alzheimer’s Association and SHAIR. Please sign family’s online guestbook at or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511


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