Ruth Ann Anness (nee Burgess)

Feb 2, 2018
Ruth Ann Anness (nee Burgess) passed away peacefully on February 2, 2018, in Victoria, BC.

Ruth was raised in Ontario, where she graduated from St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital in 1966 and meet her loving husband Jerry in 1967. She had a full and rewarding career in nursing, in both Ontario and BC, and loved travelling and spending time with her friends and family.

She is predeceased by her mother Doris, father Floyd, husband Jerry, brother Jack and Glenn.

She will be missed by many, including her sons Greg (Donica) and Glenn (Brenda), and her sister Jean (Doug) Lindsay. She took so much joy in her grandchildren Ashley, Rory, Noah, Rachel, and great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at the on Wednesday, February 7th, at 2 pm at the Forge Church, 2612 Sooke Rd, Victoria, BC.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Forge Church (

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