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Ruth A Prouty
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Birth: May 29, 1897
Death: Dec. 15, 2000

*Social Security Death Index
Name: Ruth A. Prouty
Last Residence: 01040 Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States of America
Born: 29 May 1897
Died: 15 Dec 2000
State (Year) SSN issued: Massachusetts (1953-1955)


*Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003
Name: Ruth Prouty
Certificate: 058598
Death Place: Holyoke
Death Date: 15 Dec 2000
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Birth Date: 29 May 1897


Union-News (Springfield, MA) - December 16, 2000
Deceased Name: Ruth A Prouty, 103; former psychologist
Ruth A. Prouty, 103, formerly of Sycamore Street, died Friday at a local nursing home.

She was a psychologist at Wrentham State School for 40 years, retiring in 1961.

Born in Holyoke, she graduated from Holyoke High School in 1915 and from Mount Holyoke College in 1919. She earned a master's degree from Wellesley College in 1922.

She was an active member of the Second Congregational Church. She was a fellow member of the American Association on Mental Deficiency.

She leaves two nieces, Elizabeth Tyler and Nance Day, both of Brunswick, Me.; and a nephew, Charles Prouty of Longmeadow.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. A private graveside service will be held at Forestdale Cemetery. Edward F. Day Funeral Home is in charge.
additional information courtesy of RJensen in the forums. 
Forestdale Cemetery
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Created by: ditdit
Record added: Dec 29, 2011
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Ruth A Prouty
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