Ruth Van Tassel (nee Carter)

Following a long illness, Edna Ruth Carter passed away in Ottawa on Monday, December 27th, 2010, Born in St. John, New Brunswick, the only child of the late Freeman Carter and Daisy Mailman, Survived by her beloved husband Richard, daughters Rachael Van Tassel and Rosalind Helgason (David), Lovng grandmother of Richard and Katrina Helgason and Arthur Barkhouse, Member of Beta Sigma Phi (Theta Master Chapter, Ottawa), Her cremated remains will go to Bridgetown Nova Scotia to rest with her parents, Visitation will take place on Sunday, January 2, 2011 at the Pinecrest Visitation Centre (2500 Baseline Rd. Ottawa) from 1 pm until the time of the Mem- orial Service in the Pinecrest Chapel at 2 pm, A reception will follow, Memorial donations to the Canadian Arthritis Society would be appreciated. Online condolences may be made at

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