Chipman Funeral Home Ltd.

FEARN, Ruth E. – Cumberland Bay, NB

Ruth Elizabeth Fearn passed away peacefully at the Mill Cove Nursing Home on Monday, June 17, 2019 at 85 years. She was born at The Range, on July 22, 1933 daughter of the late Arthur and Eleanor (Nightingale) Branscombe.

Ruth was a loving Mother, sister, grandmother and friend. She will be sadly missed by all.

Ruth was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by her children, Gail Darrah of Minto, NB and Kevin (Sharon) of Hoyt, NB; grandchildren, Candace (Tracey), Natasha (Steph), Kevin Jr (Tina), Alicia, TJ (Kristy), Sabrina (Matt), and Jason (Crystal); great-grandchildren, Tony, Ethan, Emily, Brooklynn, Tarina, Rylee, William and Brody; great-great grandson, Malcolm; many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Predeceased by her husband, Bill in 2014; sisters, Marguerite, Arthuretta, Josephine and Frances and brother, Leslie.

Resting at Chipman Funeral Home (339-6612) where family will receive comfort on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 from 3 – 7 pm. Funeral service will be held from the Young’s Cove United Church on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 3:00 pm with Rev. Jane Johnson officiating. Interment will be at the United Cemetery, Cumberland Bay following the service. Memorials in honor of Ruth may be made to the charity of choice and would be appreciated by the family.

Arrangements are under the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home & Crematorium. (339-6612).  Memories and condolences may be shared through

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Diana Kennedy Wentworth
Diana Kennedy Wentworth

My condolences. I was surprised to see the name Nightingale here as that was my mother’s maiden name. There was only one family that I knew of so we must have been related a way back. Interesting.

Sherry Sheldrick
Sherry Sheldrick

Sending my heartfelt condolences to Ruth’s family. She was such a beautiful and kind woman.