In Celebration of

Phyllis Carruthers

January 1, 1935 -  February 27, 2019

We announce the passing of Phyllis Carruthers in hospital, Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at the age of 84. Mom married Ross Carruthers, who predeceased her in 2009, in May 1954, and was the mother of Kirk (Sheila) and Karen Ganong (Fred). Predeceased by James (1971). Born January 1, 1935 in Kearney, Ontario to Gordon Huffman and Marjorie Hayes. Dear sister of Gladys Irwin (late Bob), Thomas Huffman (Faye), and late Dennis Huffman (Susan). Grandmother of Jaime and Christopher Carruthers (Kathryn) and Corey and Andrew Ganong (Jessica). Great-grandmother of Brody Rochford, Camden and Kennedy Carruthers and Stella Ganong.

Reception at the Beechwood National Memorial Centre, Monday, March 4, 2019, 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. Interment to follow. In Memoriam, donations to the Ottawa Humane Society is appreciated.


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Steve and Iveah Hutchison (Friend and second son)

Entered March 1, 2019 from Chicago

So sorry to hear the news. Our visits to Ottawa will not be the same. Our love and thoughts to Kirk and Sheila and Karen and Fred and the rest of the family. Phyllis will be missed.

Judy & Bob Nesbitt (Friends)

Entered March 1, 2019 from Kanata, On

Our deepest sympathies to the Carruthers family.

Shaleta Fuqua (Friend)

Entered March 2, 2019 from Nashville, TN

We are all blessed to have shared even just one moment with such a beautiful person.

Bonnie Oostlander (Friends)

Entered March 2, 2019 from Kanata

My deepest condolences to Karen, Fred and their families during this difficult time.

May your Mom Rest In Peace!

Barbara B Cole (Former coworker of Jaime Carruthers)

Entered March 2, 2019 from New Brockton, Alabama

I am thinking about you, Jaime.


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