MRS. RUTH CUMMINGS passed away in Sutherland Hills Rest Home, Kelowna, B.C. on Wednesday, March 31st, 2004 at the age of 88 years. Ruth lived in Vernon for many years where she worked at the Vernon Jubilee Hospital for over 20 years, then later living in Westbank. She will be lovingly remembered by her three children; Tom (Sandy) Hardie of Kamloops, B.C., Marlene (Bruce) Rooney of Vernon, B.C. and Dorene (Everett) Schultz of Fruitvale, B.C., a half-brother and sister, Jim Smith and Virginia Swain, both of Kamloops, B.C., five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Jack Cummings in 1996, one son, Richard Hardie in 1981 and three grandchildren. Cremation preceded the Celebration Of Ruth’s Life which will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Saturday, April 10th, 2004 at 1:00 P.M. with Mr. Brian Jackson officiating. A Reception will follow in the Tea Room at Bethel Funeral Chapel. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Ruth to the B.C. Heart & Stroke Foundation, #202-3402-27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S4. Funeral arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605- 27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 (1-250-542-1187).