Elliot Lake Funeral Chapel
& Cremation Centre
Drouin, Mary Hilda RUTH (nee Hopcraft)
Passed away suddenly at the St. Joseph’s General Hospital in Elliot Lake on Wednesday May 23, 2018 at the age of 73. Pre-deceased by her parents, Alfred & Hilda Hopcraft. Beloved wife and soulmate of 56 yrs to Lionel Drouin of Elliot Lake. Ruth was a wonderful mother to her 4 children, Diane McLasky of Brantford, ON, Laura Krueger (Eric) of Houston, Texas, Lionel Drouin Jr. (Daniella) of Gatineau, Québec and the late Darlene Pressey (Sheldon) of Chapleau, ON. Loving & special grandmother of Elisha (Richard), Jamie (Elisha), Kevin (Mandy), Christopher (Michelle), Morgan (Jordan), Emma & great grandmother of MacKenzie, Shyann, Luke, Zander & Carter. Also survived by her brother Richard Hopcraft (Alva) of North Bay along with numerous nieces & nephews. She will be sadly missed by all of her family members as well as friends & acquaintances. A memorial service celebrating her life will be held at Our Lady of Fatima Parish (45 Spruce Ave) on Wednesday May 30, 2018 at 2 pm. Deacon Joseph O’Neill officiating.
Our hearts are filled with such sadness as it is so heart-breaking to have to say a final goodbye to your Mom.
Our thoughts are with you and your family. Wishing you peace and much love.
To the Drouin Family,
We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Our Deepest Sympathy,
Dana, Ragan & Linda Zilic
Lionel and family so sorry for your loss.Ruth was a wonderful mother and friend and will be greatly missed.