Stewart, Ruth Angela (nee Reynolds)

June 19, 1927 ~ January 14, 2022

STEWART, Ruth Angela (nee Reynolds), born on June 19, 1927. – It is with sadden hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Ruth Stewart on Friday, January 14, 2022 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia, with her family by her side. Beloved wife of the late Charles Stewart. Loving mother of Connie Schinkel (Ken Spacil) and Ruth Ann Stewart. Survived by sister-in-laws Catherine Stewart and Marion Gibson (Dave) and nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Louis and Mary Reynolds, son Robert Stewart, grandson Colin Schinkel and her sister Charlotte (Bruce Dockrill). Ruth was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, she took special care of her husband and her mother. Ruth was a member of Sombra and Port Lambton United Church. Ruth will be missed by all who knew her.

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Due to Covid-19 restriction, those who wish to attend must wear a mask and RSVP with a time to attend the visitation at

Funeral Service
A private funeral service will be held at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Tuesday, January 18, 2022, family invitation only.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations made by cheque to St. Joseph’s Hospice ( or charity of choice.

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  1. Connie and Ruth Ann, So very sorry for the loss of your Mom. She was always so kind and friendly. I always picture her laughing and smiling, that never changed over the years from when we grew up together.

  2. Fuzz and Connie
    So sorry to hear about your Mom Great loss to you and all who knew her. WE shared so many stories and laughs.
    Wish we could be there for you . YOUR MOM will be greatly missed

  3. Ruth and Connie, we are so sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing. Your Mom will live forever in your memories.

    Take Care, Tony & Anne Stratton

  4. Our condolences on your loss Fuzzy. Ruth was a lovely person & friendly neighbour. She will be missed. Sincerely Kimberly, Randy, Lauren & Troy Pugh

  5. Fuzzy….you are an old friend that was blessed to have your MoM
    so long….she was a very gentle and kind person as long as I knew
    her…..I didn’t know what happend to you but I found out you joined the Army.
    I was so pleased to meet you again when I did….you were like
    your Mom…gentle and kind….I enjoyed growing up with you what
    little we did together….Blessings…Bev (Wilcox) Moffat.

  6. To Fuzzy and the rest of the family our heartfelt condolences go out to you on the loss of Ruth.
    Tom and I were so happy we got to know this lovely lady.
    We so enjoyed her love of life and wonderful sense of humour. She will be missed.
    Ruth is with the Angels now enjoying her new found freedom and will always be watching over you.

    Love Elfie &Tom ❤️

  7. Ruth Ann, Connie & Family,
    Thinking of you all and sending heartfelt condolences. Your mom always had a smile to share.

  8. To Fuzzy and your family. We will miss mama’s cheerful voice answering the phone when we call you. Our condolences to you in this difficult time. Michael and Krystyna Nelson BC

  9. Sending condolences and a special hug at this sad time. I wish for you all to find a peaceful gentleness, remembering your mums life well lived, Mayor Steve

  10. Our sympathies to the Stewart Family from the Shirley Ross Family. Ruth will be missed as a long standing Sombra resident and always a warm smile for the kids from the church pew.
    Shirley, Brenda, Brian, Laurie and families

  11. Sending our condolences during your time of grief. I always enjoyed aunt Ruth, She was always so pleasant and kind to me and my family. Always so kind, Rest In peace aunt Ruth.

  12. Con, Ken and Fuzzy, Sending all our love and sincere condolences during your time of grief. I enjoyed visiting with Ruth, She had a kind spirit and a cute smile and of course we had a few good chuckles ! May she Rest In Peace

  13. Ruth was always full of good humour and shared many memories and jokes with us. She loved our dogs as though they were her own… even after the Raffy incident. Ruth touched our hearts and we will remember her very fondly. God bless you Ruth, after all he gave you Fuzzy to raise.

  14. Connie, Ken and family we are sending our heartfelt condolences. Hope you are comforted by wonderful memories, the caring of others and the healing power of time.

  15. Connie, Ruth Ann & family
    So sorry to hear of your moms passing. Praying the wonderful memories will bring you peace during this time. Luv Jeff & Marg

  16. Sincere condolences to the Stewart Family. She was a very special neighbour and friend. She will be missed and we will always hold special memories of our visits.

  17. So sorry for the loss of your mom. I always enjoyed talking with her. She will be missed in the Sombra community.