Obituary of Gwen Ring
Gwendolyn Rosa (Jones) Ring passed away quietly on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at the age of 92 years. Gwen was predeceased by her husband of 68 years, Lloyd J. Ring, her parents, Frank and Hilda Jones, and 3 of her 6 sisters (Doris, Eileen and Elsie) and 6 of her brothers-in-law and 2 sisters-in-law. She is survived by 3 sisters; Irene Gattinger of Moose Jaw, SK, Esther Mead of Victoria, BC, and Muriel (Dennis) Anderson of New Westminster, BC, as well as 19 nieces and nephews, and many great-nieces and great-nephews. She is also survived by many close friends in Moose Jaw and in her faith community at St. Barnabas Traditional Anglican Church in the city. Born February 3, 1926 as the eldest of 7 daughters of Frank and Hilda Jones, she grew up in the south Saskatchewan communities of Grayburn and Lawson, before attending specialized secretarial training in Regina. Gwen worked for many decades in the health system in Moose Jaw, as secretary to specialist doctors in the Moose Jaw Union Hospital. On retirement, she and Lloyd spent many happy years traveling and camping throughout western North America. A Service of Christian Burial will take place on Friday, April 6, 2018 at 1:00 pm at Parkview Funeral Chapel, 474 Hochelaga St. West, Moose Jaw, SK, led by Reverend Glenn Galenkamp of St. Barnabas Traditional Anglican Church. Those wishing to make donations in remembrance of Gwen, may make them to Dr. F.H. Wigmore Regional Hospital, 55 Diefenbaker Dr, Moose Jaw, SK, S6J 1M5, or to St. Barnabas Traditional Anglican Church, 27 Hochelaga St. W, Moose Jaw, SK, S6H 2E9.
Blair & Kelly Scott, Funeral Directors
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