Ruby Merrison (Owczar)

MERRISON (Owczar), Ruby

1924-2011

Ruby passed away unexpectedly in her home the morning of Saturday, February 5th, 2011.

She was born on January 4th, 1924 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She was married to her high school sweetheart Ron after his return from WWII. When Ruby was 22, she moved with Ron to Vancouver where in 1948, their only child Bruce was born.

In 1952, Ruby moved with her family to Prince Rupert where she worked for many years with B.C. Packers. After she retired, she spent many wonderful years with her family and friends enjoying summers at their cabin at Lakelse Lake.

Ruby is the loving grandmother to Marina, Penny and Zackery. She is predeceased by her loving husband Ron and their son Bruce. Left to mourn is her sister Flo Owczar in Winnipeg and numerous neices and nephews in Smithers, Vancouver and Winnipeg and many friends.

Cremation has taken place. To celebrate Ruby’s life, friends are invited to the Crest on Saturday February 19th, 2011

at 3:00PM-5:00PM.

Donations, if desired, to the local

Cancer Society.


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