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Ruth Elizabeth Steeves (nee Stevens)


Ruth Elizabeth Steeves (nee Stevens)

Peacefully on Saturday October 27th 2018 at the age of 90. Beloved wife of the late Murray Steeves for 43 years.

Loving mother of Christine Klassen (Clarence) and Terry (Colleen). Proud grandmother of Scott (Rachel), Sarah, Geoffrey and Andrea. Ruth will be remembered by her sister Muriel (Cyril) and sisters in law Ruth Steeves and Mildred Smith. Predeceased by her parents Edgar and Sarah Stevens and by siblings Elmer (Doris), Dick (Audrey), Alice (Jack), Verna (Joe), Wallace (Irene), Thad (Evelyn) and Catherine. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.

Born in Moncton New Brunswick, Ruth was a graduate of Acadia University and worked for many years as a dietician at the Moncton Hospital. She was a member of the Highfield St. Baptist Church in Moncton and attended Murray St. Baptist Church since moving to Peterborough. Ruth’s funeral service was held at the Highland Park Chapel in Peterborough, ON

Relatives and friends are invited to the graveside service at Gray's Island Cemetery, Hillsborough on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 1:00pm with Rev. Greg Sparkes officiating

Arrangements have been entrusted to Tuttle Brothers Riverview Funeral Home 214 Pine Glen Rd. Riverview, NB (506) 857-9544

Online condolences can be made at


Service Date
Saturday, November 10, 2018
Service Time
Service Location
Graveside Service Grays Island Cemetery, Hillsborough, NB

Burial Date
Saturday, November 10, 2018
Burial Time
Burial Location
Grays Island Cemetery, Hillsborough, NB

Requested Charity
Charity of the donor's choice