Ruth E. White

Published on Friday, 4 May 2018 19:38


Ruth E. White, 92, passed away peacefully on Friday, April 27, 2018, at The Pines Nursing Home in Bristol, Conn. Born June 17, 1925, in Conn., to Clarence and Almonte Gustafson, she was a 1943 graduate of Plainville High School. Ruth married Howard Brooks White in June 1947, and lived in East Longmeadow, Mass., before settling back to Bristol, Conn. She greatly enjoyed being at Cedar Lake, along with her family and pet cats. Ruth was predeceased by her husband, Howard and two children, Jean Coombs and David White. She is survived by a daughter, Susan Moon of Bristol, and a sister, Janice Demarest of Middletown, along with three grandsons, Andrew White, Scott White and Wesley Coombs; and four great-grandchildren and several nephews. Ruth’s burial will be held at West Cemetery in Plainville.

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Friday, 4 May 2018 19:38. Updated: Friday, 4 May 2018 19:40.