Tonawanda News


January 28, 2013

Ruth E. Hurdiss

UMATILLA, FL — Ruth E. Hurdiss (nee Freeman), age 92, of Umatilla, FL, formerly of Tonawanda and Amherst. Ruth was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints.

She was the wife of the late Warren Hurdiss. Beloved mother of Wayne (Donna) Hurdiss of Marietta, GA, Dr. Lawrence (Erin) Hurdiss of Missouri City, TX, and Janice Hurdiss of Umatilla, FL. Grandmother of Melissa (Sean) McNutt, Lawrence M. (Julie) Hurdiss and Sean M. Hurdiss; great-grandmother of four great-grandchildren. Sister of Leslie Freeman of Reedsport, OR and the late Mildred Collins.

Friends may call at the Fretthold Funeral Home Inc., 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd., in North Tonawanda on Friday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on  Saturday at 10 AM. Interment will be in Acacia Park Cemetery.

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