Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Ruth Gertrude Carothers

Female 1930 - 2007  (77 years)


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  • Name Ruth Gertrude Carothers 
    Born 12 Jan 1930  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Ruth Gertrude Gowing 
    Residence 1962  Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-340869 
    Died 4 May 2007  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 8 May 2007  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I340869  Generations
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 

    Father Clarence Robert Carothers,   b. 6 Jul 1897, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1968  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Janet Scott,   b. 28 Apr 1898, Hopeville, Proton Twp., Grey Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1962, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 13 Aug 1924  Holstein, Egremont Twp., Grey Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F48887  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frank Wesley Gowing,   b. 20 Apr 1929, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 2010, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F248624  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • GOWING, Ruth Gertrude (nee Carothers) - Went home to be with the Lord, on Friday, May 4, 2007 at St. Andrews Terrace, Cambridge in her 78th year. Beloved wife of Frank for 58 years. Loving mother of Stephen and his wife Anne, Wendy and her husband Raoul Guenard, Tom and his wife Lynda, Susan and her husband Kris Munro, Victoria and her husband John McTavish, Mark and his wife Shirley. Cherished grandmother of 15 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Fondly remembered by her sisters, Mary Gordon, Margaret and her husband Morris Hogg. Predeceased by her brother, John and sister, Eleonor. Life-long member of Westside Bible Chapel. Co-owner and bookkeeper of Gowing Plumbing and Water Treatment, Galt. Friends will be received at Coutts Funeral Home & Cremation Centre , 96 St. Andrews Street Cambridge, on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held from Westside Bible Chapel, 143 Glenmorris Street, Galt on Tuesday, May 8, 2007 at 11 a.m. Interment Ayr Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations made to The Gideons would be appreciated by the family.

      The Waterloo Region Record May 7 2007

  • Sources 
    1. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Gowing/ Frank/ Wesley/ Gowing/ Apr. 20, 1929/ Feb. 18, 2010/ Ruth/ Gertrude/ (Carothers)/ Jan. 12, 1930/ May 4, 2007/ Absent from the body/ Present with the Lord
      [Back] Gowing/ Loving parents of/ Stephen, Wendy, Tom, Susan,/ Victoria and Mark

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Clarence Robert Carothers Age: 26 Birth Date: abt 1898 Birth Place: Preston, Ontario Marriage Date: 13 Aug 1924 Marriage County or District: Grey Father: Alfred Carothers Spouse: Jeanete Scott Spouse's Age: 24 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1900 Spouse Birth Place: Hopeville, Ont Spouse Father: David Scott Spouse Mother: Elizebeth Riddell Registration district: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jan 1930 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1962 - Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 May 2007 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 May 2007 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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