Passed away peacefully at the Villa Care Centre on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at the age of 90. Dear mother of Arlene Shirley (Ed), Craig Brankston and Peter Brankston (Carol Anne). Loving grandmother of Matthew Shirley and Blair Marchand (Rob). Great-grandmother of Quinn. Cherished sister of David Perry (Marilyn) and the late Ted (Minnie), Ashley (Joan) and Aubrey (Norma) Bishop and sister Jean Brown (nee Perry). Ruth will be sadly missed by her nieces, nephews and extended family. By her request cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at The Holiday Inn (Innisfil Room, Second Floor), 20 Fairview Road, Barrie on Sunday, February 24th from 1-4 p.m. If desired, memorial donations to the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated.