Sadly, Ruth Chambers (nee Fitzgerald) passed away Sunday with the loving comfort of her daughter Marianne Lefley, grandaughter Jordan Lefley and daughter-in-law Debbie Chambers at her side.
Born in Thief River Falls, MN, married late husband Edwin Chambers in Regina and made Nelson their home in 1959. Ruth was a devoted member of the United Church and auxiliary as well as Kiwanis Club and Eastern Star.
She was a loving and gracious person and warmed the hearts of those who knew her. Her generosity and tremendous strength will never be forgotten. She will be sadly missed.
Predeceased by her sister Eileen Thomson, husband Edwin, daughter Betty Dullnig, sons Jimmy and Bob Chambers, grandson Trevor Chambers, and son-in-law Bryan Lefley.
Survived by her daughter Marianne and her children, Jamie, Jordan and Mathew. Bob and Debbies’ children Christi and Joel Chambers.
Special thanks to Dr. Mckechnie, the ICU team at KBRH and the nurses at KLH.
Ruth was an avid supporter of BC Childrens Hospital. In lieu of flowers, donations to the BCCH would be greatly apprectiated.