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330-18th Street North
Brandon, MB R7A 7P3
Phone: 204-727-0330
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Obituary for Ruth May

Ruth  May
MAY: Alice "Ruth" Louise May passed away at the Brandon Regional Health Centre on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at the age of 89 years. Ruth was born February 27, 1929 in Killarney. Ruth married John May in 1953, and they were blessed with a daughter, Sharol. Ruth will be lovingly remembered by her daughter Sharol Lepp (Leonard) of Rivers; grandchildren Julie McNeill (Kent) of Winnipeg, Jolene Kober (Scott) of Calgary, Jayme Graham (Jon) of Abbottsford, and Roger (Samantha) Lepp of Rivers; great-grandchildren Mitchell, Kahlan and Mathias McNeill, Bennett, Levi and Sydney Kober, Jaxxon and Myah Graham and Reece, Ethan and Emmett Lepp. She was predeceased by her beloved husband John, as well as sister Jeanette Sneath and brother Bob Voodre. A Come and Go Memorial Reception took place at McDiarmid Drive Alliance Church on Friday, May 11, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. with a time of reflection at 2:30 p.m. Pastor Darryl McAuley officiated. Ruth was laid to rest in a private ceremony at the Rivers Mennonite Cemetery, Rivers, Manitoba. Donations in memory of Ruth may be made to the Canadian Foodgrains Bank, P.O. Box 767, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 2L4 or to The Gideons International, 501 Imperial Road North, Guelph, Ontario N1H 6T9.

Her presence will be greatly missed and never forgotten with our many treasured memories.
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