Ruth M. Weiss, 84, of Arundel died Thursday, May 25, 2017 at Kennebunk Center for Health and Rehabilitation. She was born December 30, 1932 in Westbrook a daughter of Amidie and Mary (Henderson) Rioux and was educated in Portland schools.
On May 16, 1949 she married Richard Weiss in Portland.
She had been employed with Pepperell Manufacturing Co. for 9 years and had been a Certified Nursing Assistant at the Webber Hospital / Southern Maine Medical Center for 14 years, retiring in 1983 due to injury.
She enjoyed playing Bingo, reading, and flower gardening in a local greenhouse.
Ruth was preceded in death by her husband Richard in 1988 and was also predeceased by all six of her siblings.
4 daughters: Cynthia Ruel of Sanford
Linda Lachance and her husband Paul of Dayton
Joni Weiss of Saco
Sharon Weiss of Augusta
2 sons: Robert J. Weiss of Waterboro
Richard H. Weiss Jr. of Arundel
11 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, and 4 great-great grandchildren
nieces and nephews
There will be no visiting hours; services will be private. Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005. To share condolences online, please visit www.HopeMemorial.com.