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Ruth E. BROOKS

Female 1918 - 2004  (85 years)


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  • Name Ruth E. BROOKS  [1, 2
    Born 17 Jun 1918  Middle Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Address 21 Oct 2001  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Address at the time of her brother Fred's death.
    Died 2 Mar 2004  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • (Living names removed) Ruth E. BROOKS 1918-2004 Sackville, New Brunswick - Ruth E. BROOKS, age 85, of Sackville, N.B., passed away on Tuesday, March 2, 2004 at the Sackville Memorial Hospital. Born in Middle Sackville, N.B. on June 17, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Maude (Hicks) BROOKS. Ruth lived in her parent's home in Middle Sackville until a period of failing health in 2002 made her admission to the Drew Nursing Home necessary. She was known as "Aunt Ruth", not only to her numerous nieces and nephews, but to all the neighborhood children as well. She loved children and worked as a childcare giver for many years. Prior to a stroke in 1994, Ruth was active in her church, Middle Sackville Baptist, teaching preschool Sunday School, and attending faithfully, the Ladies Aid, Women's Missionary Society and the Seniors Bible Study Group. She was well known for her hospitality, her humour and her gardening abilities. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a sister, Eleanor, and six brothers, Frank, Fred, Lorne, Maurice, Norman and Ora. Arrangements are entrusted to Campbell's Funeral Home, 89 Bridge Street, Sackville, N.B. (364-8188). Visitation will take place on Thursday, March 4, 2004 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. at Campbell's Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, March 5, 2004 at 2:30 P.M. at Middle Sackville Baptist Church with Rev. Vernon Vickruck officiating. Burial will take place in the spring in the Four Corners Cemetery, Middle Sackville, N.B. Donations in Ruth's memory may be made to the Middle Sackville Baptist Church or to the charity of ones choice.     
          
    Buried Four Corners Burying Ground, Upper Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1883 Walter D. BROOKS 1966 / 1918 Ruth E. BROOKS 2004.
    Person ID I985  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2010 

    Father Arthur Roy "Roy" BROOKS,   b. 3 Aug 1880, Middle Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1959  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Maud Rosamund HICKS,   b. Sep 1885, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1960, Middle Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 25 Sep 1907  Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Arthur Roy BROOKS, age 27, residing and born in Sackville, Bachelor, Miller and Farmer, Baptist, son of John T. and Florence; married Maud Rosamond HICKS, age 28, residing and born in Sackville, Spinster, Church of England, daughter of Timothy and Charlotte. Married on 25 September 1907, by license, by Cecit F. Higgins, Priest of the Church of England. Witnesses: ? MURRAY and Dorcas JOHNSON, both from Sackville.
    Address 1911  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • They were living beside Roy's parents.
    Family ID F222  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    BROOKS
    BROOKS

    1883 WALTER D. BROOKS 1966
    1918 RUTH E. BROOKS 2004


  • Sources 
    1. [S90] BROOKS Family History (original / unsourced), Mildred Winona Brooks; Janet Crowder; one anonymous contributor, (1963 and 1975).

    2. [S11] Obituary/Death or Funeral notice.

    3. [S107] Memorial inscription.

    4. [S641] Index: Marriages - New Brunswick, Canada 1847-1959, ((http://archives.gnb.ca)).

    5. [S308] Census of Canada, 1911, (1 June 1911).


  

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