Loving wife of the late Peter Laing Collins. Daughter of the late Henry “Harry” Goettling and Catherine (Filsinger) Goettling.
Ruth personally thanks the following: Don Egerde, like a big brother to me. Angela Wise, cousin, niece, like a daughter to me. Pauline Leonard, cousin; and Paul, Bruce and Emma, my prayer warriors. Edith Kanderka, my cousin, thank you for your prayers every day. The Care Partners Nurses of Hanover. The Hanover Hospital staff - Dr. Nashed, Dr. Heerema, and Dr. Batten. All staff and volunteers at Chapman house hospice. Love the ice cream :) My wonderful neighbours Karen Dean, thank you for the soup and treats; and Katie’s new Mom Helen Martin. To Doug Graham and Katie Crosby - Family of My Heart Always.
“See you in Heaven”
Cremation has taken place at her request.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hanover and District Hospital and/or Chapman House Grey Bruce Hospice.
Messages and condolences may be left for the family at www.tricitycremations.com or 519.772.1237. Please visit Ruth's obituary notice on Facebook.