|Birth: ||Oct. 5, 1912|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 7, 1992|
Ruth's original Dutch surname was SCHOUWENAAR, which was changed by her great grandfather in 1847 when he immigrated from the town of Kruiningen, Reimerswaal, Zeeland, in the Netherlands.
Ruth Schovner Weaver donated more than 11,000 hours of her time to the St. Joseph and Fawcett Memorial Hospitals Medical Center Auxilliary in Punta Gorda Florida.
She donated more than 2000 hours as a manager of the Cherry Corner Gift Shop at the Medical Center Hospital in Punta Gorda, Florida.
During WWII, Ruth voluteered as a Nurses Aid in Albany, New York.
During the 1950s when her husband was in Korea, she worked in Mary Baines gift shop in northern Virginia (she had a passion for gift shops).
She was a Brownie and Girl Scout Leader. She also supported the Cub and Boy Scouts as a Den Mother and Patrol Mother.
Stanley William Schovner (1885 - 1914)
Charlotte Winefred Allen Schovner/Wilhelm (1883 - 1953)
Carl Augusta Weaver (1908 - 1997)*
Doris Allen Schovner Castine (1908 - 2001)*
Ruth Virginia Schovner Weaver (1912 - 1992)
Harriet June Wilhelm VanDerVolgen (1920 - 2012)**
Harry A Wilhelm (1924 - 1998)**
On her husband's stone, it reads:
"In Memory of Ruth S. Weaver"
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Specifically: The Cremains of Ruth S. Weaver were committed to the waters of Charlotte Harbor, Florida on 10 January 1992 at 2:00 PM within the approximate area of North 26 56.43 - West 32 06.16. Ruth is memorialized on her husbands's grave stone.
Created by: Carl Weaver
Record added: Nov 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44862987
Miss you, Mom...|
Added: Nov. 27, 2009