Ruth Frances (Scurrah) Cramer, 91, passed away on Wednesday, December 19, 2018. Ruth was born on May 8th, 1927 in Boston Massachusetts, the oldest daughter of James and Muriel (Sands) Scurrah.
Ruth graduated from Jamaica Plain High School In Jamaica Plain Massachusetts in 1945. She married Ralph H Cramer on September 23, 1956. He predeceased her in 2001.
Ruth was a loving mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. She enjoyed being with her family, eating out and weekly visits with Mary Lou and Mitchi. Ruth was known for her love of conversation. She could talk for hours on the phone with her brother-in-law Bob Tumber. Ruth was a beautiful woman inside and out.
She is survived by her daughter Betsy Peacock and her husband Chris and daughter Barbara Johnson both of Burlington.
Her grandchildren, Lauren and Michael Peacock and David, Don and Eric Johnson, sisters Betty Connor of Roslindale, Massachusetts, Muriel Martin and her husband Joe, of Hudson, New Hampshire and Nancy Flannery of Marshfield, Massachusetts, her sister-in-law Essie Scurrah of Nashua, New Hampshire. Many nieces, nephews and friends.
She was predeceased by her husband Ralph, her sisters Virginia (Ginnie) Dolan, Barbara Tumber and Patricia "Patsy" Peters. Her brother James Scurrah and brother-in laws Edward Dolan, James Flannery, John Connor and Ron Peters.
There will be a funeral on Saturday January 5th, 2019 at 11:00 am at St. Andrews Episcopal Church 1063 Prim Rd, Colchester, VT.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to St Andrews Episcopal Church PO Box 78 Colchester, VT 05446