Ruth Ellen Campbell

January 19, 1935 - June 16, 2022

Funeral Details: a Celebration of Life Picnic will be announced at a later date

Campbell, Ruth Ellen

Passed away peacefully on June 16th, 2022 at Mackenzie Health Richmond Hill.  Ruth Campbell of Richmond Hill at the age of 87 years.  Loving mother of Karen Campbell of Newmarket and the late Wayne Campbell (2010).  Loving grandmother of Miranda, Andrew and Gregory.  She will be missed by her adored cats.  A special thank you to all Ruth’s caregivers and friends.

At Ruth’s request cremation will take place and her final resting place will be with her parents William and Dorothy Williamson at Trent Valley Cemetery, Hastings, Ontario.  A Celebration of Life Picnic will be announced at a later date.  In memory of Ruth please plant a tree in Northern Ontario through or to a Cat Rescue of your choice.  Arrangements entrusted to Peaceful Transition York (2-15236 Yonge Street Aurora) and condolences may be forwarded through

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9 Condolences
  • Tina papadatos
    Posted on: Saturday, June 18, 2022 Reply

    Karen my sincere condolences 🙏
    Your mother will always be in my ❤
    Karen you are a lovely women
    And took great care of your mom

  • Barb Harrington
    Posted on: Monday, June 27, 2022 Reply


    I’m so sorry to hear of Ruth’s passing. You are an incredible daughter who loved and cared immensely for you mom every day. I remember the good times of mum and Ruth’s adventures… and there were many. I have wonderful memories of your mom and nanna when mum took care of her. My life forever changed when mum introduced me to you. You brought laughter and joy I never knew we needed.

    Your mom knew how much you loved her and I am sure she is looking down and feeling so grateful and blessed to have had you for a daughter. Take care and god bless you.



  • Veronica Farrugia
    Posted on: Wednesday, June 29, 2022 Reply

    Your mother is such a beautiful soul Karen – you know that she’s in a better place and she is surrounded by angels and our Heavenly Father! God bless you for being such a wonderful daughter and taking care of her. ❤️

  • Mehreen
    Posted on: Wednesday, June 29, 2022 Reply

    My sincerest condolences.
    May her soul rest in PeaCE

    Posted on: Thursday, June 30, 2022 Reply

    My dear Karen Campbell I am sending you a big hug!! I know how closed you were to your mom and how much you work to make her always happy. If you need anything let me know I am here. Love you 🌷

  • Monika Madden
    Posted on: Thursday, June 30, 2022 Reply

    Dear Karen,
    I heard through Veronica just now, about your Mom’s passing. I’m so very sorry to hear about this, as I know how close you were to your Mom, whom you lovingly cared for, along with her cats. I’m sure she is watching over you now. Sending you a big hug.

  • Kristen Morton
    Posted on: Thursday, June 30, 2022 Reply

    Karen, words cannot express how sorry I am for your loss. I know your mom was such a lovely soul to her core. I am so thankful that I got to meet her. Her energy was just how you described it; warm, loving, kind. I am giving you the biggest of hugs right now and I hope we can get together in person soon so you can tell me some more lovely stories about Ruth. Please let me know if there is anything you need, I am here for you. May she rest in peace xoxo.

  • Karen Reid
    Posted on: Saturday, July 2, 2022 Reply

    Dear Karen, Your Mom was a sweetheart! We all adored her as you know. What a kind and generous spirit. And what a wonderful daughter you were to her. She was very blessed to have you. And you her. Sending hugs.

  • Jeanne Eleftheriadis
    Posted on: Wednesday, July 13, 2022 Reply

    Dear Karen,
    having known your mama a quarter century, we made great memories together. Ruth (my Ruthie) was dear to me and my family. She received me with open arms and heart when i joined Wright Dental in 1997 and we remained close ever since. She never missed calling me for my birthday every year and this year i truly missed her. i have kept her messages on the answering machine the last three years and the one she left me after i called her for her birthday in January this year. She was truly an amazing friend and i feel fortunate to have known her. Thank you for being such a good daughter to her and for sharing the news of her passing. May her soul rest in peace among the righteous of God our Creator, being
    re-united with her parents and her son. Stay safe, stay healthy, be joyful, treasure the memories and God bless you. Jeanne & Family.

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