Ruth Knapp


KNAPP, Ruth...

Peacefully, rejoining her beloved husband Gray of 55 years, Ruth Knapp passed away at home on Friday, May 31, 2019 in her 93rd year. Cherished by her son William "Bill" and his wife Cathy-Lee, and daughters Margaret "Peggy" Sudnikowicz and husband John, and Mary Jo Addison and husband Rick. Will be greatly missed by her grandchildren Emily (Jeff), Amanda (Trevor), Will (Missy), John Gray (Kim), Alex (Megan), Katie (Cam) and Laura (Tyler). Great-grandmother of many, with one more on the way. Loving sister of Jo Ann Alexander and her late husband William. Ruth taught at Huron Park in Centralia. She was also was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels for over 25 years and loved playing bridge and partying with the Parkhill Gang Bridge Club. Ruth loved gardening, her orchids were her babies, and cherished the support of her condo neighbours. She enjoyed many summers at the family cottage on Browning Island in Muskoka. Friends and relatives will be received by family on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 from 10-11am at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, with a funeral service following at 11am. Interment in Parkhill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations in memory of Ruth be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, 180-633 Colborne Street, London ON N6B 2V3. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at