Obituary for Ruby Shortt
Peacefully, surrounded by her husband and her daughters on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia, Ruby Margueritte Shortt (nee Telfer) passed away at the age of 84. Ruby and Clint were married on July 25, 1953 at Ivan United Church. Ruby was the youngest child of William Arthur Telfer and Mabel Adelaide Stewart. She was the loving mother to Lynda and Ron MacDougall, and Deborah and Wayne Maw. Proud grandmother and great-grandmother to Matthew and Stacey MacDougall and their children Madelyn, Meredith and Myles, the late Katie Lynne MacDougall (1982), Josh and Deanna MacDougall and their children Amelia, Valerie, and Walter, Sarah and Paul Martin and their children Molly and Levi, Meggie MacDougall and her partner Liam Harland, Tarah Maw and her children, Ashlyn, Avery, and Anaston, Trevor Maw and his children Kiera, Isaac and Maelle, Todd and Kayla Maw and their son Owen, and Tyler and Randi Maw and their son Elijah. Survived by brothers and sisters-in-law, Leland and Sandy Shortt, and Carol and Bev Boyd. She will be remembered by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her siblings Mary Alena and Burt Grover, Stewart Telfer, Murray Telfer, Charlie Telfer and Phyllis Watterworth and brother-in-law, Burton Shortt. Ruby was a teller at the Scotiabank and TD Bank in Petrolia for many years. She enjoyed going to auction sales with Clint and loved to crochet and sew, leaving heartfelt keepsakes to her family. A private funeral service will be streamed online on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. Interment in Hillsdale Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Sarnia Lambton.
Service will be streamed online on Tuesday November 3, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.
To send flowers to the family of Ruby Shortt please visit our Sympathy Store.
3725 Petrolia Line
Petrolia, ON N0N 1R0 (CA)
© Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap
Get Driving Directions
December 28 1935 October 29 2020
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Ruby Shortt December 28 1935 October 29 2020..
Décès pour la Ville: Petrolia, Province: Ontario