Ruth Towles

Female 1942 - 2011  (69 years)


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  • Name Ruth Towles 
    Born 31 Jan 1942 
    Gender Female 
    Died Mar 2011 
    Age 69 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Ebenezer Towl,   b. 17 May 1724, Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1757, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)  (5 x Great Grandfather) 
    Mabel Beatrice Hess,   b. Abt 1904, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1963  (Age ~ 59 years)  (Mother) 
    Person ID I63514  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Frank Lyman Towles,   b. 19 Feb 1901, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1978  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mabel Beatrice Hess,   b. Abt 1904, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1963  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 27 Sep 1919  Adams, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F555  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bernard C. Peters 
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 
    Family ID F28525  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • RUTH D. PETERS
      Watertown Daily Times (NY) - March 29, 2011Browse Issues
      Ruth D. Peters, 69, of Timber Trail, Adams Center, died Saturday at Claxton Hepburn Hospital in Ogdensburg.

      Mrs. Peters was born January 31, 1942, in the Town of Ellisburg, one of 15 children of Frank and Mabel (Hess) Towles. She was a graduate of Union Academy in Belleville and had worked for Woolworth's, Newberry's and Knapp Hardware before retiring in 2004 as a seamstress at Venus Manufacturing in Dexter. Mrs. Peters was a member of the Brownville American Legion Auxiliary and a former member of the Rodman Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary.

      She married Bernard C. Peters December 31, 1960. Mr. Peters died August 30, 2004.

      Surviving are her companion Joseph Meyers, Morristown, three daughters Robin Peters, CA, Brenda Blount and her husband Wayne, Watertown, Jennifer Peters, Adams Center and a son and his wife Todd and Amy Peters, Adams, four grandchildren Logan and Lyndsey Blount and Erin and Alexander Peters, three sisters and three brothers, Ruby, Don, Allen, Shirley, Raymond, Rosemary and a niece Paula Cobb. She is predeceased by her siblings Francis, Alfred, Iva, Eva, John Henry, Bert, Ralph and Ronald.

      Calling Hours will be Thursday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. at the Carpenter Stoodley Funeral Home. A Graveside Service will follow at the Adams State Road Cemetery, Honeyville, Rev. Thomas Hood of the Adams Center Baptist Church officiating.

      Donations may be made in lieu of flowers to the Adams State Road Cemetery Association, PO Box 2, Adams Center, NY 13606.

      Condolences may be made online at www.carpenterstoodley.com.