Nantais, Ruth

May 13, 1924 ~ September 14, 2018

NANTAIS, Ruth Illeen – Passed away peacefully at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia on Friday, September 14, 2018 at the age of 94. Beloved wife of Raymond Nantais. Loving mother of Janet (late Herb) Verwegen, Ruth Anne (Neil) Gorton, Roland (Patricia) Nantais, Robert (Mary-anne) Nantais, Reta Nantais-Moore, Deborah (Brent) MacMillan. Grandmother of 14, great-grandmother 18 and great-great grandmother of 1.

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Sunday, September 16, 2018 from 12:00 to 2:00 pm.

Funeral service will be held Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 2:00 pm.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Lambton Meadowview Villa Auxiliary.

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  1. Thank you so much for the wonderful service, Grandma Ruth was a wonderful lady and she is missed very much. I’m so honored to be one of her 14 grandchildren, she was a sweet lady, I’ll miss her stories, how she loved to rock me when I was little in the rocking chair, as well as helping her weed and pick all the yummy veggies from the garden.

  2. We are sorry for your loss, I just found out about your mom so wont be able to attend the funeral. Please accept our condolences.

  3. Janet and Family,
    Condolences on the loss of your Mother.
    May many warm Nantais memories bring you all comfort at this time.
    Adrian and Lynn Verwegen

  4. My memories of going to “the farm” as city kids to visit Aunt Ruth & Uncle Ray have always been remembered with love. My Mom welcomed yours in heaven, they are at peace.
    Love to Uncle Ray and the entire family. 💜
    Dianne & Paul (1 of the 7 Ds)

  5. Dear Pat & Rolly, We are so sorry to hear the passing of your mother & mother-in-law. Please convey our condolences to your dad, and Heather and Mike’s families too. We are praying comfort and strength for the Nantais family at this time.

  6. May God bring you peace and comfort, in this time of loss.You are in our thoughts and prayers.With Deepest Sympathy Geraldine,Janice,Kristyn and Erin

  7. Our thoughts and prayers are with you All at this most difficult time.
    Sending Sincere Condolences…
    Stu & Sharon McGregor

  8. Our heartfelt and sincere sympathies to the entire family. You are in our thoughts and prayers
    Ollie & Janet Smith

  9. To all of the Nantais Family. Ron and I are so sorry for your loss. Ruth was a great and fun lady. I have many good memories from my many years working at Park Place. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Sincerely Ron and Jackie Atmore.

  10. Ray and Families, so sorry to hear about the passing of Ruth. She was such a loving lady and just loved you Ray. She will be missed by so many. Ruth use to come to the Day Program at LMV and was so cute. Thinking of you all at this difficult time. Maureen Bailey from LMV !!

  11. We were so sorry to hear of the loss of your wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. We pray that God wraps his arms around you all and brings you his comfort and the comfort & love of your many friends and family. God Bless! Leslie & Frank Vye

  12. Deepest Sympathy to the entire Nantais family in the passing of Ruth. We had nice visits at Brigden Park Place when my mom was there.