In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar


Ruth Margaret Binnie (née Boyd)




Born: 27 Aug 1922, Vancouver, British Columbia


Died: 31 Aug 2008


BINNIE, Ruth Margaret (née BOYD) - Born in Vancouver August 27, 1922, Ruth passed away August 31, 2008. Ruth is survived by two sisters, Bing and Mary (Dick), her children Bill (Helen), Elizabeth (Rob), and special son Robbie, five grandchildren, Alison, Jason, Jennifer, Michael, and Christopher, and one great-granddaughter, Amber. She also leaves many beloved nieces, nephews and friends. Ruth was a WWII veteran of the WRENS, a UBC alumna, an artist, violinist, gardener, curler, traveller, volunteer, long-time West Vancouver resident, and summer resident of Vancroft Beach. Her intelligence, humour, generosity and bright spirit will be sorely missed. A reception will be held Friday, September 12, 2 pm to 5 pm, in West Vancouver to honour Ruth's life. No flowers, please. Phone Elizabeth at 604-922-4626 for further information. (The Vancouver Sun / The Province 05 Sep 2008)



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