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Ruth Colwell

Obituary of Ruth Colwell

Peacefully, at home surrounded by her family on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at age 71. Ruth (nee McMullen), dearly loved wife of Bob Colwell. Loved mother of Adrienne and her husband Ric Faber of Prince Albert, Joe and his wife Melanie of Blackstock and Lindsay and her husband Michael House of New Zealand. Loving grandmother of Evelyn, Hannah, Brantley, Darcy and Eloise. Dear sister of Mary Jane (deceased) and Emily and her husband David Milgram of Peterborough. She will be missed by her nieces, nephews and friends.


A Private Service was held in the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905-985-2171) on Saturday, June 22nd at 2 p.m. with Rev. Jim Blackmore officiating. Interment Devitt’s Cemetery, Blackstock.


If desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Alzheimer’s Society of Durham Region or a Charity of your choice. Memories, photos and condolences may be shared at



2:00 pm
Saturday, June 22, 2019
Wagg Funeral Home
216 Queen Street
Port Perry, Ontario, Canada

Final Resting Place

Devitt's Cemetery
Devitt's Road
Blackstock, Ontario, Canada