Ruth Isabel Jackson, age 74, of Stratford passed away peacefully at the Stratford General Hospital on January 19, 2020. Born in Stratford, daughter of the late Inman and Helene Thompson (McIntyre.)
Loving mother of Jennifer Jackson, Rob Jackson (Tracy). Grandmother of Steven Jackson (April), Kate and Nick Jackson and great-grandmother of Izzy and Justine. Sister of Shirley Rice, Mary Dougall (Jim). Also surviving are several nieces and nephews and their families.
Predeceased by grandson Justin Jackson, brother Bob Thompson and brother-in-law Stewart Rice.
Ruth worked at the Children’s Aid Society for many years until her retirement.
Visitation for family and friends will be held at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford on Wednesday, January 22, from 7-9 p.m. A family interment will take place at Avonbank Cemetery at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice through the funeral home. 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
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