The family is most grateful to Maplewood Center for the care and compassion shown to their mother throughout her stay.
ARRANGEMENTS: As per her request, private services and burial in the Walsh family plot at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Salem, were held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Ruth’s memory to the Joslin Diabetes Center, 1 Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215, or www.joslin.org. Funeral arrangements by Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St., Peabody. Please visit www.ccbfuneral.com for her obituary and memorial guest book.