In loving memory of Ruth Anne Courchesne (nee Barber) who passed away at the Maison McCulloch Hospice in Sudbury on Tuesday, December 27th, 2016 at the age of 70 years. Beloved wife of Roger Courchesne of Warren. Loving mother of Steve Killeleagh (Lisa) of Baden and Ryan Killeleagh of Kitchener. Dear step-mother of Camille Courchesne (Corey Scarrow) of Hamilton and Philippe Courchesne (Jen) of Cambridge. Cherished grandmother of 8 grandchildren. She also leaves behind her brother Dave Barber (Pat) and her sisters Dorothy Ingham and Margaret Garret. Ruth was born in Brantford on July 19th, 1946. For many years, she worked as a secretary in the insurance business. Reading the bible and travelling were some of her favourite pastimes. She will be remembered as a woman of great faith who enjoyed spending time with her family, especially with her grandchildren. As per her wishes, there will be no public visitation. Cremation at Lakeview Crematorium. A memorial service, to celebrate her life, will be held at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Sudbury at a later date. In Ruth’s memory, donations to the Maison McCulloch Hospice would be greatly appreciated. Arrangements in care of Simple Wishes of the North. (705) 470-7070.