October 19, 1955 - February 17, 2017
RUTH KAREN VOTH
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ruth Karen Voth, mother to Jordan and Matthew.
Ruth was born on October 19th, 1955 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She attended elementary and junior high at General Byng School and later Vincent Massey Collegiate.
Her career started as an accountant in Winnipeg and Calgary. Shechanged careers becoming a health-care aide for 17 years at the Tache
Nursing Centre. Her most recent profession was as a teacher's aide for the Winnipeg School division where her love of helping others brought
her success in each of her diversified careers.
Married in 1985, her happiness was fulfilled with her sons Jordan and Matthew, born in 1989 and 1990 respectively. Her love for the game of hockey was fostered by her role as a hockey mom. She was also especially supportive and proud of her boys when it came to their music ambitions. Ruth was an avid reader, a dog lover, an amazing cook and a master of hospitality. She was well known for her talent and ability to organize everything and execute with speed.
Ruth was a generous and kind soul always giving of herself to others. She cherished the times with her family and friends most notably the camping trips to Rushing River, Ontario and trips with her mother and sister .
After a short but courageous battle with cancer, Ruth left us on February 17, 2017.
Ruth is survived by her sons Jordan and Matthew, her mother Eva, sister Cheryl and sister in law Heather. She was predeceased by her father Adolph and brothers Larry and Roy.
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