- February 9, 1927 - February 22, 2017
- South Hadley, Massachusetts
of Ruth's Passing
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“So sorry for the family's loss. May you all be comforted. Forgive me, I just came across this now. I hope you are all well.
1 of 3 | Posted by: Cynthia Ennis - MA - acquaintance
“I'll always remember Ruth as someone who was fun to be around. She loved to read and was always willing to give me recommendations on what I should...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: liz morini - plymoutj, MA
“To all of Ruth's loved ones, My love and prayers are with every single one of you! Ruth was quite a character. And amid that beautiful makeup, high...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Lisa Ouimet - Belchertown, MA
Ruth (Levy) Barr, of South Hadley, MA, peacefully passed away on Wednesday February 22, 2017. She was the daughter of the late Harry and Clara (Greenberg) Levy, and the wife of Albert Barr, who predeceased her. Ruth was also predeceased by two sisters, Arlene and Marion, a brother Herb, and two grandsons, Adam Lebel and Jordan Morini. Ruth was born in Hartford, CT and attended local schools, graduating from Weaver High School. She then worked at the Aetna Insurance Co. until she got married and began raising her family. Ruth leaves her children: Lillian Neff and her husband Gary of Coventry, CT, Helene Lebel and her husband Robert of Naples, FL, Jerry Barr of South Hadley, MA, and Amy Riordan and her husband Paul of Plymouth, MA. She also leaves four grandchildren: Courtney Lebel, Alan Barr, and Trevor ad Tyler Morini. There will be no calling hours and the funeral will be held at the convenience of the family. Donations may be made to the Make-A-Wish Foundation in memory of Ruth's grandchildren Adam and Jordan.