Quinlan, Ruth Elizabeth
September 7, 1929 - May 16, 2017
It is with heavy hearts but joy for Ruth's life, that her family announces her peaceful passing at Carpenter Hospice, in Burlington, Ontario. Loving wife of John Joe Quinlan and predeceased by former husband Dr. Jim Sim. She will forever be lovingly remembered by her children Keith (Janice) McKay, Kirk (Colleen) McKay and Janis Petrini. Ruth will live on in the lives of her wonderful grandchildren; David (Jessie), Katherine (Chris), Kevin (Stephanie); Cameron (Amanda), Brian; Tyler (Jessie), Joshua (Laura) and Audrey (David) and great grandchildren Julian Petrini, Eliana McKay, Douglas McKay, twins Emmett and Hadley Petrini and Baby Robb (due in June).
Ruth will be remembered by John''s daughters Katie Maier and Trem Quinlan and their families. Ruth leaves to mourn many good friends, past and present. A heartfelt thank you to Dr. Hack and all the staff and volunteers at Carpenter Hospice, for their compassionate care.
Please join family and friends for a service of remembrance and celebration of Ruth's life at St. Christopher's Anglican Church (662 Guelph Line, Burlington, Ontario) on Saturday, May 20, 2017 starting at 10am with a service following at 11 a.m. Cremation has taken place. For those who wish memorial donations to St. Christopher's Outreach Program, Carpenter Hospice or a charity of your choice would be sincerely appreciated by the family.