Ruth Isabel Burns
Ruth Isabel Burns passed away at the Golden & District General Hospital on Wednesday, November 12th, 2008 at the age of 89 years. There will be no formal funeral service by Ruth’s own request. Cremation. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, c/o Box 478, Golden, B.C. V0A 1H0, in memory of Ruth.
Ruth was born in Viceroy, Saskatchewan on April 19, 1919 and had been a resident of the Golden area since 1923. Ruth was an avid gardener. She led a quiet life but loved her animals, especially her cats. She would take in any stray animal and feed them.
Ruth was predeceased by six brothers and four sisters. She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and great, great nieces and nephews.
Cremation arrangements were in the care of Hindman Bowers Funeral Home, Golden.