ST. ALBANS — Ruth Baine Lovelette, age 92 years, a resident of the St. Albans area for nearly 30 years, died Friday morning, Feb. 27, 2015, at the St. Albans Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.
Born in Robbinston, Maine on, Oct. 23, 1922, she was the daughter of the late John and Alice (Rolfe) Baine. She was a graduate of Shead Memorial High School in Eastport, Maine and was married to Charles W. Lovelette who predeceased her in 1997. Ruth loved her family especially her grandchildren and also enjoyed knitting, gardening and long walks.
She leaves her daughter, Lynnda Bliss and husband, Jack, of St. Albans; a son, Charles Alan Lovelette and wife, Leigh, of Columbus, Ga.; grandchildren, Kim and husband, Russ Walters, Scott Lovelette and wife, Nora, Jean, Julieanne and Rachelle Lovelette, Katy Bliss and fiancée, Adam, Sean Bliss and wife, Sarah, and Jason Bliss and wife, Megan; great grandchildren, Brian Olson and David and Maria Lovelette; daughter-in-law, Frannie Lovelette of Montpelier; a special sisietr-in-law, Louise Baine of Eastport, Maine; nieces, Sharon Cook, Cindy Baine and Dell Barter and nephews, Mike Baine and Bill Hayward.
In addition to her parents Ruth was predeceased by a sister, Lou Hayward and a brother, Buddy Baine.
Private Funeral Services with The Reverend Daniel Brueckner officiating will be held at the convenience of the family. Committal Services and Interment will be held in the Spring at Riverside Cemetery, Swanton.
There will be no public calling hours. Gifts in Ruth’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Vermont Chapter, 300 Cornerstone Drive, Suite 128, Williston 05495.
Arrangements are under the direction of The Kidder Memorial Home, 89 Grand Avenue, Swanton 05488. To offer private online condolences please visit: www.kiddermemorialhome.com.