Ruth Dermer

Funeral Service: Friday, December 28, 2018 at 12:00 PM
Paperman & Sons
Shiva: Friday, December 28, 2018 to
Wednesday, January 02, 2019

6800 Macdonald Ave., Côte Saint-Luc H3X 3Z2
Shiva Details: Shiva hours: Friday following burial until 3:00 p.m., Saturday from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., Sunday to Wednesday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. daily.
Cemetery: Baron De Hirsch Cemetery
Donations: “Ruth Dermer Memorial Fund” c/o the Hadassah-WIZO Organization of Canada, Montreal Centre, (514) 933-8461

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187 Condolences

Barbara Rosen - 12 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene, & Rona- Len, Mark and I send all of you our heartfelt belated condolences on the loss of your mother. We remember your mom from many wonderful family simchas.

Robert Brumer & Arlene Rotchtin - 14 days ago

Our Most Sincere Condolences

Ethel and Morty Fruchter - 14 days ago

Dear Dermer family, It's been many years ago that were next door neighbours in Trout Lake, but we have very many fond memories of the times we spent there. Our condolences to you all.Ethel and Morty Fruchter

Linda Cohen-Rose - 14 days ago

Dear Ethel and family, sending you sincere condolences on the loss of your beloved mother, and may you be spared any further sorrow. Linda

Brenda Wiseman - 15 days ago

To Rona, I wanted to express my sincere condolences to you and your sister on your Mother’s passing. May you find strength in each other and the memories that you both share.

Bea Schachter - 15 days ago

Dear Dermer Girls, your mother was an incredible woman. She was always so friendly and engaging.She was genuinely interested in everyone she interacted with. I got to know your family from the time I first met Hershie and you lived across the street from my in-laws. I had the highest respect for your mother and the love and devotion that you three demonstrated to her and vice versa. May you know no more sorrow. BDE.

Judy-Gail & Stuart Nagus - 15 days ago

Dear Rona , Jess, Shawn and family, Our sincere sympathy on the passing of your mother and grandmother. May her memory be a blessing and may you know no more sorrow.

Kimberly Fried - 15 days ago

Dear Rona & family, My deepest condolences & sympathies. I remember being neighbours on Pinedale w/ Ruthie growing up & we had a special relationship. Always smiling & laughing, super sweet. Getting to catch up while in synagogue. I always smiled when I saw her. She will be greatly missed & never forgotten. Thinking of you guys

Vicki & Mike Abelson - 15 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene, Rona and Family, Our deepest sympathies on the loss of your Mother. She was a Lovely Lady. Enjoy your wonderful memories and gain solace from them at this at this difficult time. Sincerely, Vicki & Mike

Stephen Berenbaum - 15 days ago

Dear Rona and Family. Please accept my sincere condolences on the passing of your mother. May the memories of all of the happy times you shared sustain you during this sad time.

Ellen Klaiman - 15 days ago

Dear Rona & Family, Condolences on the loss of your beloved Mother. I remember her well from our Trout Lake days. Ellen Cuttler Klaiman

Sandi and Norman Parnass - 15 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene, Rona and family. Norman and I are so saddened to hear of the loss of our cousin Ruthie. She was such a beautiful woman inside and out. We are thinking of you during this most difficult time. May you know no more sorrow. Sincerely, Sandi and Norman

sherri moyse - 16 days ago

Dear Rona and family, sending you my deepest sympathies on the loss of your beloved mother and grandmother. My thoughts are with you.

Leslie Gaber - 16 days ago

Deepest sympathy on your loss Rona and family may you all be spared further sorrow

Brahm Sand - 17 days ago

Ethel: I’m very sorry to hear about your mother. I know how close you were. Youwere such a caring daughter.

Karen Wolff - 17 days ago

Rona and family i am so sorry. My sincear condolances.

Iris Levitt - 17 days ago

Dear Ethel, Rona and family, My deepest condolences on the passing of your beloved mother. May cherished memories that you hold give you great comfort at this difficult time. Iris Levitt

Barbara Hops - 17 days ago

Dear Rona and Ethel, Our deepest sympathies to you and your extended family on the loss of your dear mother. May the memories you have of her sustain you during this difficult time. Thinking of you , Barbara and Mitchell

Brenda stermer - 18 days ago

Dear Ethel I was very saddened to hear of your moms passing. I know how devoted and caring a daughter you were. May the memories comfort you. Fondly Brenda

Ellie & Arnie Baron - 18 days ago

Dear Rona, Ethel & Arlene .we are so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom, such a sweet , lovely woman , you girls were her world! Ethel , Rest In Peace , Ellie & Arnie Baron

Audrey Singer - 18 days ago

Dear Rona, my deepest sympathies to you and your family on the loss of your beloved mother.

Bernard Bienstock - 18 days ago

What a lovely lady. So sorry and sad. We will all miss her.

Eileen Walfish - 19 days ago

Dear Rona and the Dermer family. My sincere condolences on the loss of your mother and grandmother. I have such vivid memories of her, as well as all of you growing up on Pinedale. May her memory bring you comfort and strength in this difficult time, Eileen

Beverley Guben - 19 days ago

Dear Dermer family, My sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. Beverley and Irving guben

Freda & Gerry Hirsh - 19 days ago

Dear Ethel Arlene & Rona, We are so sorry to read of the passing of your mother, may your happiest memories of your mom help you through this difficult time. Sincerely Freda & Gerry

Bobbi Goldwater Moss - 19 days ago

Dear Rona, So sorry on the loss of your mom. May all the good memories sustain you at this time Bobbi

Louise Wolman - 19 days ago

Ethel, Arlene and Rona. I'm so sorry for your loss. I have wonderful memories of spending time with Ruthie in Trout Lake. She was always interesting to talk to. I hope your wonderful memories of such a special lady get you through this tough time. My deepest sympathy. Louise

Paula Bultz - 19 days ago

Dear Dermer family I am so sorry to hear about your mother's death. I will always remember her as a gentle,kind,intelligent woman who walked me through with baby steps to understand the meaning of being Jewish, belonging through Hadassah to a Jewish community and the love for Israel. Being a child survivor of the Holocaust this information was scarcely known to me and kept as a deep secret for many ears later. In our intimate moments she so often spoke about her three loving daughters. May the wonderful memories sustain you at this difficult time.

Richard Gilman - 19 days ago

Arlene, Although it's been many, many years please accept my condolences on your loss.

Gerry Nichols - 19 days ago

my sincere sympathy an old friend and resident at Le Viscount Gerry Nichols

Terry halton - 19 days ago

Our condolences on the loss of your mom, Joanne, Terry

Tina Berenbaum - 19 days ago

Rona - so sorry to hear the sad news about your mother. Sending my deepest sympathies to you and your family.

Ellen Pesner - 19 days ago

Dear Rona and family, please accept my deepest sympathies on the loss of a lovely lady. May your family be spared further sorrows. Ellen

Sheryl & Irwin Kauffman - 19 days ago

Dear Rona and family, Sending our sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. We hope wonderful memories will help ease the days ahead.

Norma Levitt - 19 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene and Rona - Thinking of you at this most difficult time. Your Mother was one class act.

Peter Kalichman and Lori Weitzman - 19 days ago

Dear Ethel, Ora and Rona, Lori and I were very sad to hear the news of your mother's passing. From our very first meeting, which we still recall vividly, we were charmed by her. She was strong and direct but also warm and welcoming. She shared with us her powerful connection to the Trout Lake house and its importance to her and your family. Whenever she came to visit, we felt that she was happy to know that the house continued to be a vibrant focal point for our family and friends, much as it had been for yours. She would be happy to know that it still is today. We will remember her fondly. You have our deepest sympathies. The Kalichmans

Donna Goodman - 19 days ago

Dear Arlene, Ethel & Rhona My heartfelt condolences on the loss of you beloved mother. I remember her from our schooldays and bumping into her many times over the years. She was a lovely and beautiful lady. May your wonderful memories comfort you during this difficult time and always. Donna Goodman

Betti Pokorski Carpman - 19 days ago

Dear Ethel and family My sincere condolences on the loss of your mom. I hope that your memories will help you through the difficult times ahead.

Kaila Cramer - 19 days ago

I’m so sorry for your loss. Your mother was such a gracious and positive lady....Remembering the many kindnesses she showed my mother through the years.

Linda Shapiro Zunenshine - 19 days ago

Dear Rona and Family, My sincere sympathies on the loss of your beloved mother, grandmother. May your wonderful memories of her bring you strength at this difficult time.

Nancy Gurberg - 19 days ago

Dear Rona, Ethel and Arlene, Mom obm was special and well liked by many. In her eyes she had the best daughters. Know she was blessed to have three loving, devoted daughters. May her neshama be protected through your many acts of love and kindness. Wishing you only simchas. Nancy

CIndy and Freddie Naimer - 19 days ago

Dear Rhona and family, Please accept our deepest sympathies on the loss of your beloved mom. Cindy and Freddie

Judith Kolomeir - 19 days ago

Dear Ethel and Family, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your beautiful mom. She was a very special lady whom I always loved seeing at family functions. May memories sustain you during this difficult time.

Barbara Lang, Tom Caplan - 19 days ago

Dear Ethel and Family, Thinking of you at this difficult time. Our deepest condolences. Barbara and Tom

Debbie Goodman - 19 days ago

Dear Rona and family . Sending you our condolences and love . Wishing that your memories wrap around you today and keep you safe . Sincerely Debbie and Jeff Goodman.

Sarah Hutman - 19 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene and Rona, I was sad to hear that your beloved mother has passed away my heartfelt condolences to you all.I was privileged to work with Ruth when she was president of Montreal Hadassah WIZO .She was an ardent Zionist and most passionate about Israel and the work of Hadassah WIZO. She will be missed and never forgotten.May your many fond memories comfort you at this difficult time .Sincerely Sarah

Claudie Rawas - 20 days ago

Dear Ora and family, I am so sorry to read of your mother’s passing. I am thinking of you.

Barbara & Joel Rosenthal - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Rona & Arlene, Our sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. Barbara & Joel

Morton Kapusta - 20 days ago

Condolences from Miriam and Mort Kapusta.

Marlene litwin - 20 days ago

Dear Rona , and family, My deepest sympathies on the loss of your dearly beloved mother. May her memory be of blessing to all your family. "BDE"

Sandy Schreter - 20 days ago

Dear Rona My deepest sympathies on the loss of your beautiful mother. Thinking of you at this time. Sincerely Sandy Schreter

Cheryl & Richie Feiden - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and Family, Our deepest sympathies on the loss of your beautiful Mom, Grandmother, and Great-grandmother. You were all so lucky to have her in your lives for such a long time and know there will be a big void for you. May all of your wonderful memories help you get through this difficult time and may you find comfort in the love of your friends and family. Fondly, Cheryl and Richie

Rena Kotler-Schneider - 20 days ago

Dear Rona & Family... So very sorry to hear of the loss of your beloved mother. Please accept our sincerest condolences & know that our thoughts are with you. Rena, Dawn, & Sylvan

Jodi boretsky - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and Family My condolences on the loss of your beautiful mother. Thinking of you at this very sad time.

Rhona Vosko Kessner - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene and Rona, My deepest sympathies on the loss of your beautiful mother. May all the wonderful memories you have made together bring you comfort during this difficult time. Fondly, Rhona

Erica Solomon - 20 days ago

Dearest Cousins and family, Jeff and I wish we could be with you during this very difficult time. Auntie Ruthie was one of our favourite human beings as she brought her positive energy, warmth and love into every room she entered. We hope that fond memories of her provide comfort to each of you now and always. She will be terribly missed. With love and support, Erica, Jeff, Liam and Annie

Karen & Morrie Cuttler - 20 days ago

Dear Rona, Ethel, Arlene & family, We were so saddened to hear about the passing of your beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. We will always remember her fondly as a very kind, friendly and elegant lady. We hope that you will find strength and comfort from cherished memories and close family and friends. Please know that you are in our thoughts. We send you our love and deepest condolences. Karen, Morrie, Carly, Oren, Jeremy, Alanna & Shaindie

Brian Prosserman - 20 days ago

Dear Rona, Ethel & Arlene and Family, My sincere heartfelt condolences on the loss of your wonderful mother; my thoughts are with you. -BrianP

Elaine Matthews - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and family, So sorry to hear about the passing of your beautiful mother. Please know that I’m thinking of you during this time. Sincerely Elaine Matthews

Frieda Weinstein Biton - 20 days ago

Dear Rona, Ethel & Arlene: Please accept my heartfelt condolences, on the loss of your mother. Treasure those memories, and good times you had with her.

Jaye Portigal - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and family, my deepest sympathies to you on the loss of your beloved mother. jaye

Bunny Berke & Larry Lusko - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene, Rona & family, We are so very saddened to hear of your enormous loss. Your Mother always had a beautiful smile & a kind, engaging manner. Cherish all your wonderful memories. Sincerely, Bunny & Larry

naomi sharpe - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel Arlene and Rhona. Your Mother Ruthie was truly an amazing force for such a wee woman. Our families go way back in time, and I was so saddened to read today's obituaries. I know how hard it is to lose a parent and my heart goes out to you all, but especially you Ethel. I was very impressed by the tight bond you and your Mother had in her years of need. May her memory provide comfort.

Jeff Stattner - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Please accept our condolences on your mother's passing. Jeff & Bonnie

Ellie Manis-Harovitz - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel & Rona and family, Please accept our heartfelt condolences on the loss of your beautiful mother and know that we are thinking of you at this very difficult time. My mother has wonderful memories of her (and my dad's) friendship with your parents. Ellie Manis-Harovitz and Tillie Manis

Ruth Eliesen - 20 days ago

Dearest Ethel & Family, I am saddened to learn of your huge loss of your Mother! May the pain ease to enable you to focus on the fun and happy times you shared. Wishing you strength and love. Ruthy xo

The Berenstein, Lerek, and Coram families - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Our sincere condolences to you and your family on the passing of your beloved Ruth. May the loving memories created over so many years burn brightly in your hearts today and forever.

Denise and Sheldon Popliger - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel , Arlene and Rona, You mother's passing signals the end of the second generation of that special relationship between the Dermers and Popligers that go back an excess of 100 years. Ruth enjoyed retelling the babysitting stories of the my siblings and I when we were mere infants. She was made of that special " sugar and spice" formula that made everything nice. She was a classy lady--- warm , kind hearted, charitable and benevolent. Her " girls " and her beloved Freddie were her life. You were all so special to her. May your memories of her good deeds and shared times sustain you in the days to come. We will forever miss her. BDE

Joni and Bob Litwin - 20 days ago

Dear Rona,Ethel,Arlene and Family We were so saddened to hear of the passing of your dear Mom.She was a beautiful lady both inside and out.Our deepest sympathy to you all and we want you to know that our thoughts are with you at this difficult time.May you be speared further sorrow. Joni , Bobby and Family

Bernice Mendelsohn - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and Sisters, So sorry to hear about the passing of your lovely Mother. May fond memories sustain you at this very sad time. Bernice Mendelsohn

Ann and David Kruger - 20 days ago

To the family. Please accept our condolences on the passing of Ruth.

Cynthia and Andre Telio - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, just saw that your dear Mom passed away. We know how devoted you were to her and how much you did to make her feel as comfortable and dignified as possible during these last few months. May you find much comfort in knowing that you gave her that gift. May you be spared further sorrow. Cynthia and Andre

Vita&Bill Novick - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel,Rona&Arlene-Your grandparentsLil&Sheftie were friends with my parents Rose&Bill Carson.Your mom Ruth,Ellie andJoy we’re friends with my sister Joyce and me. Ruth and I reconnected working together fund raising for Haddasah.We shares many special memories..Sincere sympathy .

Howard Lapkovsky - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and Family, my sincere condolences on the passing of your Mother.

Sheila and Herb Greenwald - 20 days ago

Dear Edie and Dermers Deepest condolences to you all Long life Sheila and Herb Greenwald

Reissa schreter - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and family,We are so sorry for the loss of your dear Mom. Let all of your wonderful memories help you to get through this most difficult time in your lives. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Hugs Reissa and Steve

Fraydie klians - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and family, My sincerest sympathy to you all on your loss. May you be spared further sorrows.

Sandy Pantel - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and family, my sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. Thinking of you at this difficult time.

Maxine Sanders - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene and Rona, I was saddened to hear that your beloved mother has passed away. I was privileged to work on her executive when she was president of Montreal Hadassah WIZO and for many many years after. She was a passionate Zionist and a wonderful and beloved president of Hadassah WIZO. She will certainly be missed and never forgotten. Cherish your memories. Maxine

Lisa Reicher - 20 days ago

BDE A wonderful woman and many memories of a truly elegant and wonderful lady. Dear friends of my grandparents, Joe and Sarah Overland and someone who was just full of life and smiles and fun and truly proud of all of her family. I will miss her so sorry for your loss. May you all be comforted amongst the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem , thinking of you all Z"l

Jamie mass - 20 days ago

Ethel, Rona and Leanne, please accept my deep condolences on your loss

Rhoda Wise - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene and Rona I was very saddened to learn of your mother's passing. I have wonderful memories of our years together as young mothers when we lived on Pinedale bringing up our you, our babies. May good memories help you at this very sad time.

tammy rubin & jerry spinak - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene and Rhona, Jerry and I want to express our sincere condolences. Your mom will be greatly missed. She was a beautiful, gracious and feisty lady. I have wonderful memories of Pinedale and of your mom and her letters to the editor expounding on her thoughts about Israel, and whatever news of the day piqued her interest. She was a thoughtful woman, refined and very warm.

Marilyn Schreiber - 20 days ago

How truly saddened I was to learn of Ruth's passing. We've known each other since public school--eons ago-She will always be most fondly remembered. Heartfelt condolences to each and every one of her dear family.

Annie Young - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel and family, My deepest sympathies to all of you. I was so sad to hear the news, I wish you strength at this very difficult time.Thinking of you. Annie Young

David Kruger - 20 days ago

Dear Rona. Please accept my condolences on the passing of your Mother.

Luana Fruchter - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel,Arlene and Rona...I am so sad to read of this great loss to you all. I have the most special of memories from childhood of walking the lake and stopping by to chat with your beautiful mom...such a lady! I am out of town and will not be able to attend the funeral,but I am thinking of you all and sending my love.

Linda Azeff - 20 days ago

Dear Family, Please accept my deepest condolences on the passing of Ruth. She was a lovely lady who loved her family. I will miss seeing and talking with her. May your many memories help you through this very difficult time. Sorry I cannot be there with you but know that I’m thinking of you. Linda Azeff

Janice Lipson Pass - 20 days ago

Ethel, Arlene and Rona, I was so sorry to hear about your Mom’s passing. May a lifetime of good memories sustain you. My condolences.

Le Vicomte - 20 days ago

The Board of Directors of Le Vicomte wish to express to the family of the Late Ruth Sheftman Dermer our most sincere condolences. on her untimely passing. May the good memories help to sustain you through this sad time.

Barbara Shaikovitz levine - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene and Rona, My deepest sympathies goes out to all of you at this very sad time. I have fond memories of our childhood on Pinedale and of your beautiful mother. Wishing you strength and know that in your heart your mother will always be with you. Barbara (Toronto)

Jack starke - 20 days ago

Condolences to the family. I remember the days at trout lake almost 70 years ago being friends with Elly, every one had a crush on your mom, she was beautiful.

Beverly Adler - 20 days ago

To my dearest friend Ora/Arlene and her two lovely sisters, Ethel and Rona, I had the pleasure of meeting your mom. I will always remember her kindness, warmth and smile. Passing on my condolences and hugs from afar. Lots of love..Bevy

Rhona & George Elias - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene, & Rona We go back a long time. I remember your mom when we were growing up. Always so elegant. May your hearts always be filled with your beautiful memories of her. Our condolences .

Debbie Hefter - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel , Arlene and Rhona. We are so sorry about the loss of your beautiful mom Ruthie . She was a . special lady . Thinking about you at this time . Love Debbie and Issie Hefter

Sheila & Stan Bronson - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene, and Rona. Please accept our deepest sympathy on the passing of your mother. We have a long history with your family and have many fond memories of both your parents. May you be spared further sorrow. Our thoughts are with you at this time.

Sari litman - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and family, Sincere condolences on the loss of your beloved mother . Sari & Paul

Arlene Lerner - 20 days ago

Dear Leanne ,Rona & Family My condolences to you on your loss. May you know , no more sorrow.

Suzie Schwartz - 20 days ago

Dear Rona, Leanne, Raj, Jessica, Shawn & Family, Our deepest sympathies to you on your loss. We are so sorry to hear such sad news. We hope that the many happy memories you shared together will help you get through this difficult time. Wishing you better days ahead. Suzie & Howard

Janie Reisler - 20 days ago

Dearest Rona and family, My deepest sympathies on the loss of your beautiful mother. She was simply lovely. I am sure she will be sadly missed and fondly remembered with love. Janie

Joanne Laing - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and family, my heartfelt sympathies on your loss. May your memories help you in this sad time

Elissa and Jim Meadow - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Rona and Ora, Your mom was an inspiration to us all! May memories of her give you support and inspiration at this difficult time. From strength to strength!

Howard & Elly Popliger - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene and Rona. I was very saddened to hear of Ruthie’s passing. Our families were connected before all of us were even born. I am so happy that I was able to speak to Ruthie recently and reminisce about our families history and memories. Ruthie was always a classy lady and her smile would light up a room and all those around her. . Please accept our sincerest condolences and hopefully all your cherished memories will help sustain you during these difficult days. Unfortunately we are unable to attend the funeral and shiva, but please note that our thoughts are with you. Sincerely Howard and Elly.

Debbie Schaffer - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel ,Arlene and Rona, I was very saddened to hear of your mothers passing. we know each other a long time and I always loved your mother, it is a sad time now that Ruthy is no longer with us.I wish you couarge and stamina to get through this trying time. My father and sister ,who are in Florida send their sympathies as well. Debbie

joyce silver - 20 days ago

My heartfelt condolences

Leslie Ann Ungar Wener - 20 days ago

Dearest Rona, and family; My deepest condolences on the loss o your beloved Mother. May she rest in peace. Leslie.xxx

Marla Goodwin Zipper (CHW) - 20 days ago

Dear Dermer Family, My heartfelt condolences on Ruth’s passing. She will be forever remembered as a passionate advocate for Israel and her community and is one of the pillars upon which Canadian Hadassah WIZO stands today. May her memory be a blessing. Baruch Dayan Haemet. Sincerely, Marla

Leila Paperman - 20 days ago

Dear family, my heart goes out to all of you in great sadness. What good times we had inTroutLake at the bridge table,never to be forgotten.YourMom was fun loving and fungiving. She will bemissed bymany. My condolences to all. Fondly, Leila

Linda Mann Gewurz - 20 days ago

Thinking of all of you and knowing the loss you are feeling. It is so very hard to loose our mothers. You had your mother in your lives for a very long time and you have so many wonderful memories to cherish. I too remember your home in Trout Lake and how we sometimes went there on our days off from camp. It is a long time ago. Your mom was wonderful and you were all so devoted to her. Be strong for each other now and go forward day by day. Life is for living ....you will carry her in your heart always ...sending you all great big hugs. Linda Mann Gewurz

Sherri Rudner - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel & family, we were saddened by the news that your mom had passed. My mother, Rita Vosberg, knew your mom a lifetime. Please accept our deepest sympathies on your loss.

Ron Stein - 20 days ago

I’m very sorry for your loss Ethel and Arlene and families. May her memory be a blessing.

Dorothy Miller - 20 days ago

Our deepest condolences. We will always remember what a wonderful person she was. Dorothy Miller and Syd Fox

Sahra Merrill Kott - 20 days ago

Sincere condolences to Ethel , Rona and Ora and the entire family who are feeling the loss of a most beloved matriarch. May you all be comforted and blessed with the love that is forever.

Cheryl Shuster - 20 days ago

Dear Arlene, Ethel and Rona, Your mother was such a big part of my school years. She was always so welcoming and positive, modeling a love of family. She was also a special friend of my mother.You were fortunate to have her in your lives for so long. I hope your many happy memories are a comfort at this difficult time. Cheryl

Roslyn Joseph - 20 days ago

To Ruthie's daughters…..My sincerest condolences on the loss of your dear Mother...I knew her when she was a beautiful teenager and later on came to know her for her inner beauty. We worked together in CHW where she was a very inspiring presence. She will be missed. Roslyn Joseph

Lois, Archie, Tara and Brian Etcovitch - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene, and Rona, Our sincere condolences to you and family on the passing of Auntie Ruthie. I have many fond memories of your mother. She always greeted me with a “Hello Lowie” and a big smile! May her memories bring you comfort during this difficult time. Our hearts and thoughts are with you. All our love, Lois, Archie, Tara, and Brian

Arlyne and Rob Saks - 20 days ago

Dear Rona, Leanne, Jessica and Family, Our sincere condolences upon the loss of your beautiful mother and grandmother and great grandmother. May you cherish all the special memories of her, always.

Missy Bordoff and David Fishman - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and family our sincere condolences on the loss of your mom. Hoping your memories bring you all strength during this difficult time. Missy and David

Sharon and Gary Cohen - 20 days ago

Here we are in Trout Lake reminiscing; we were fortunate to have known Ruth and we miss her. Deepest sympathies to all.

Pam Litman - 20 days ago

Dear Rona & Ethel and Family- My deepest condolences on your loss-Thinking of you at this difficult time- Pam

michael wasserman - 20 days ago

Dear Dermer family, My sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. Michael Wasserman

Joyce Karpman Reinblatt - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene & Rona, My deepest condolences on the loss of your mother. I have fond memories of your family...spending a lot of time at your house. She will be missed. May the good memories sustain you at this time. Joyce

Mark and Noreen Lipson - 20 days ago

Dear Dermer family, Sincere condolences on the passing of Ruth. May her memory be a blesing and comfort to you. Mark and Noreen Lipson

Mary Trevick - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and Family, Please accept our sincere condolences on the loss of you dear mother. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time.

Janice Greenberg - 20 days ago

Dear Rona, Ethel and Ora (Arlene), My sincerest sympathies to you and family on the passing of your wonderful mother. She was a very special lady with a heart of gold. May you all be spared any more sorrow and may you find comfort with all the beautiful memories. Janice

Sharron Lipson - 20 days ago

To the Dermer family, my sincere condolences go out to all of you on the loss of your beautiful mother, grandmother. She truly was a wonderful lady and led a long life. I wish you all a long and healthy life.

Brenda Blatt - 20 days ago

My sincere condolences are with the family at this Dad time.

Donna Laing - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, I am so sorry for your loss. My condolences to your family

Brian H Stein - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and family. My deepest sympathies on the loss of your beloved mom. May your family only know from Simchas going forward.

Carla’s Schachter Stein - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene, and Rona I remember many wonderful years living across the street from your family on Pinedale. Your mother was always a beautiful, gracious and friendly neighbor and I remember her lovely smile. Please accept my sincere sympathies on her passing and may happier memories bring you comfort at this difficult time. Carla

Bluma and Brian Blicher - 20 days ago

We are so very sorry for your loss. I have many fond memories of Ruth from Trout Lake and just bumping into her in the city. She was truly a lovely lady. May she Rest In Peace.

Lee & Jennifer Dermer - 20 days ago

We wanted to extended our deepest condolences, we are so sorry for your loss.

Carol Amro - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and Family, I am so sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. Please accept my sincere condolences.

Kenny Shtull - 20 days ago

So sorry to read of your mom's passing. Please accept my deepest sympathies. May the many happy memories you have shared sustain you during this sad and difficult time. May she rest in peace. Fondly, Kenny

CHW Montreal - 20 days ago

On behalf of the Montreal Centre of Canadian Hadassah-WIZO (CHW), we wish to extend our heartfelt condolences to the Dermer family. As a lifelong member of CHW and past CHW Montreal President, Ruth was a dedicated and tireless volunteer. May the family be spared further sorrow.

Henry and Cathy Rendall - 20 days ago

Ora, Ethel, Rona. We hadn’t see your dear mother in many years but can still picture her beautiful face and hear her wonderfully infectious laugh. Please accept our deepest condolences and remember her from the great years, of which there were many.

Claude golden - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and sisters. so sorry about your mom s passing.I was just asking last week how she was.May she Rest In Peace.Claude Golden

Sheila Rothstein Glasser - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel .My condolences to you and your family on the loss of your mom.May your memories bring you comfort and peace. ❤️Sheila

Ellen Smiley - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene and Rona,I am saddened to learn of the passing of your mom.Ruth was a passionate and ardent advocate for Israel and Hadassah-WIZO and shared her knowledge and writing skills with us.Her warmth and gentle outlook endeared her to so many of us.We will miss her. Ellen Smiley

Zahava and Howard - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and family, so sorry to hear of the passing of your mom. May all the beautiful memories of your mom sustain you during this difficult time.

Sharon Karpman Hecht - 20 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene and Rona: Wonderful memories flood back of growing up on Pinedale and TBDJ. Deepest sympathy on the loss of your beautiful mother. Treasure the memories. Sharon Karpman Hecht

Sharon Finkelstein - 20 days ago

Dear Rhona and family Our most sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. May your memories bring you peace and comfort in the days ahead Sharon & Mark Finkelstein

Alice Skurnik - 20 days ago

I hope Ruth will finally find peace as she joins Eli and Joy. My heartfelt condolences .

Pam Wise - 20 days ago

Dear Rona, Jess and Leanne, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom and Grandmother. I have such fond memories of her from the pool in florida when the kids were really young. My heart goes out to all of you.

Joni Davis - 20 days ago

Dear Rona and Family... My deepest condolences on the loss of your dear mother ... Please know that I am thinking of you at this very difficult time. Joni

Barbara Perzow - 20 days ago

My most sincere condolences to all of the family of beautiful Ruth. A warm and lovely lady.

Peggy and Joe Silverman - 21 days ago

Dear Ethel, Rona, and Arlene, Our deepest sympathies. May you be comforted by the memories of your kind, cheerful, loving mother.

Andrea and Frank Weinstein - 21 days ago

Our heartfelt condolences to the entire family.

Murray Shulman - 21 days ago

Dear Ethel, My sincerest condolences on the loss of your dear mother,

Perri & Bryant Bramson - 21 days ago

Dermer family, so sad to read of the passing of Ruth. She was a great lady. Our condolences to the entire family. Perri & Bryant Bramson.

Rickey Blitstein - 21 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene and Rona. So sorry for your great loss and I extend my condolences to all. sincerely, Rickey

David Rabow - 21 days ago

My condolences to the whole family on your loss. May your happiest memories of your mom help you through this difficult time

Allen Silverstein - 21 days ago

My deepest sympathy on your loss

Lila Cutler - 21 days ago

Dear Ethel,Arlene and Rona please accept my sincere condolences of the passing of your beautiful, sweet mother. We used to sit together at the hairdressers and talk and laugh. She was a great lady who will be missed. Fondly Lila

Ivy Shapransky - 21 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene, Rona and family, My deepest condolences on the loss of your mother, grandmother and great grandmother . Cherish all your fond memories through this very difficult time. May you be spared any further sorrow. Sincerely Ivy Shapransky..

Mindy Leitner azran - 21 days ago

My deepest sympathies on your loss. Mindy

Stephanie Smolar - 21 days ago

Dear Rona and Family, My sincere condolences to you and your family on the passing of your beloved mom. Thinking of you at this very difficult time. Fondly, Stephanie

Joanie & Allan Reichson - 21 days ago

Dear Rona Extending our sympathy to you,your sisters and whole family on your great loss. Memories of your beautiful mother from Trout Lake days.

Corinne Katz - 21 days ago

Dear Rona and family, so sorry to hear of the passing of your mom. May all the beautiful memories sustain you during this difficult time.

steve rothstein - 21 days ago

dear extended ruth dermer family. ruth was a very active happy loving lady who will surely be missed by everyone who knew her. my sympathies

Sonja Langburt - 21 days ago

Dear Family, I will always remember Ruth for her smile, kindness and generosity. She was always there to help, educate us and inform of us current affaires. Her tireless devotion to Israel and Hadassah Wizo was lifelong. Admired and loved by all who had the privilege of working with her. May your memories be a source of comfort.

Ben Merson - 21 days ago

Accept my deepest sympathies on the passing of your mother.

Myra Lighter - 21 days ago

Dear Rona; Ethel and Arlene, I’m so very sorry about the passing of your beautiful mom. Being a Pinedale girl I remember her so well being a beautiful vivacious woman. Cherish all your memories and know that all of you are in my heart and I thinking of you. Myra

Myra Lighter - 21 days ago

Ruthie and Rick Sherman - 21 days ago

Dear Ethel and family. We are very sorry to hear the news about your dear mother ..may your memories sustain you through this very difficult time.May you know no further sorrows Thinking of you ,Ruthie and Rick ..

Fran Yagod - 21 days ago

I always looked forward to greeting Ruth at synagogue during the High Holidays May wonderful memories sustain the family during this difficult time

Shani Rosen - 21 days ago

My deepest sympathies to the Dermer family, on the passing of your mother. 😘😘

Arlene Bradley - 21 days ago

Dear Rona, Leanne, Jessica and family please accept my deepest sympathies on the loss of your beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother. May your happy memories sustain you at this very sad time. Love Arlene and George

Carol Aronson Grossman - 21 days ago

Dear Rona and family, Please accept my deepest sympathies on the loss of your beloved mother. My thoughts are with you during this most difficult time. Carol

Arlene Goldberg - 21 days ago

Rona I am so sorry to read that your mom has passed. Please accept condolences on behalf of my mother (Lil) and myself. It ‘s never easy losing a parent.

Sol Goldberg - 21 days ago

Fond memories of good times in Prevost and dances at Bishinsky’s and the Mount Royal Y......Ruth was a great lover of Israel and may she find eternal peace In Zion and Jerusalem...

Marshall Lev Dermer - 21 days ago

Dear Ethel, Ora, & Rona, May you and your family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem. May the rituals of our community provide a shelter of peace.

Larry Klugerman - 21 days ago

My sincerest condolence to the family. She was a great lady

sheila sinclair kirstein - 21 days ago

to ethel and your sisters.....my most sincere sympathy on the death of your adorable mother, ruth... you were so there for her in her time of need....no doubt she was comforted by all of you.,,,,,,may you all remember the good times when you were all together....cherish those memories... no further sorrow.....warmly, sheila

Gayle Rubin(Stein) - 21 days ago

Rona and Family, I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. My sincerest sympathies to you. Know I am thinking of you at this difficult time. Gayle

Dover Fleischer - 21 days ago

Dear Ethel and family, Our heartfelt condolences to you on the great loss of your beautiful mother. We know what a wonderful, kind and caring daughter you were. We are sending lots of hugs on your great loss. Love, Nancy & Howard

Glenna - 21 days ago

Dear Rona , Ethel and Ora, Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your beloved mother. We will always remember the loving smile and gentle demeanor she shared with us. May wonderful memories fill your hearts. Glenna, Morris and Elyssa

Rhea Tock - 21 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene,Rhona and your families ! I remember your beautiful Mother Ruth from many years ago . She and my mother Dorothy were Sisterhood friends! Please accept my heartfelt condolences to you all in your loss! Cherish all the wonderful memories you shared with each other! BDE ❤️❤️

Elaine Karpman Moscovitch - 21 days ago

Rona, and family. My condolences on the loss of your mother. She was a lovely woman, always friendly, with a big smile on her face . Many Pinedale memories.

Audrey Liverant - 21 days ago

Dear Rona, Ora, Ethel & Her Beloved Grandchildren & GG~ Having had the privilege of growing up and knowing Ruth throughout my life as a gracious, deeply compassionate, graceful woman, who left us with wonderful memories that will bring comfort to all that who knew and loved her. I will truly remember her for the warmth she always extended to everyone. My deepest condolences.

Taryn Kolodny - 21 days ago

My condolences to the family. Cherish the memories

Ashley Levitt & Alan Ovadia - 21 days ago

Rona, Leanne and Raj, Jess and Shawn - we are thinking of you and send our deepest sympathies. May your fond memories be a source of comfort to you all during this most difficult time.

Robbie Steinfeld - 21 days ago

Dear Ethel, Arlene and Rona, I am very sad to hear of your beloved mother's passing. Her photo is truly a representation of how I remember her....always smiling and so friendly....I hope you will remember her the same way. May you find strength and comfort from each other and from your beautiful memories. My deepest sympathy. Robbie

Roz Fradin - 21 days ago

Dear Ethel, My sincerest condolences on the loss of your dear mother, your best friend. May you and your family move from strength to strength at this most difficult time. I wish you all brighter days ahead.

Hazel Wasserman - 21 days ago

My thoughts are with you at this very sad time

Bev Chaimberg - 21 days ago

Dear Rona and Ethel Really very sorry to hear about your very dear mom’s passing. My very deep sympathies to you and your family. Thinking of you

Fred Litwin - 21 days ago

My sincere condolences .