Courtesy of Gail Edwards
Obituary: SWINIMER, Ruby Evelyn (NS)
Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia
SWINIMER, Ruby Evelyn - 91, Dartmouth, passed away on May 24, 1998, in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in Martins Point, Lunenburg Co., she was a daughter of the late Sydney and Ida (Hiltz) Barkhouse. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was post mistress of the Woodside post office for 18 years. She was a former member of St. Albans Anglican Church. She is survived by son, Scott and wife Roberta, Glenwood; daughter-in-law, Margie Swinimer, Dartmouth; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by husband, Ambrose; son, Floyd; daughter, Hope Purcell; brother, Simeon; sisters, Ola, Marie and one in infancy. No visitation by request. Funeral service 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 26, in A.L. Mattatall Funeral Home, Dartmouth, Rev. Kirby Walsh officiating. Burial in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. Family flowers only. Donations to the charity of one's choice.
Monday, May 25, 1998