Peacefully at the Chartwell Lancaster on Monday, February 11, 2019 with her daughters by her side, Ruth Forbes (née Anderson) of Vankleek Hill passed away at the age of 93. Predeceased by her parents Gordon Anderson and Avelina Stephens. Beloved wife of the late Stanley Forbes. Loving mother of of Eleanor, Dorothy Pizarro (Rei) and the late Stuart (Sue). Cherished grandmother of Erin (Steve), the late Shannon, Caleb, Reinaldo-Joshua (Dara), Jordan (Evie), the late Dana, Tamara (Chris), Danmar (Jessica) and Korina (Steve). Dear great-grandmother of 15 great-grandchildren. A Remembrance will be held in the spring. In memoriam donations to The Gideons P.O. Box 3619, STN Main, Guelph, Ontario N1H 9Z9 would be appreciated. To express your condolences, make a donation, plant a “Tree of Remembrance” for Ruth, please visit www.hillcrestfuneralhome.ca Funeral arrangements entrusted to Hillcrest Funeral Home Ltd.,151 Bond Street, Vankleek Hill, Ontario K0B 1R0 (866) 678-2001.