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“Pooh, was a force to be reckoned with! I enjoyed my time I spent working with her at Midtown Athletic Club. A strong woman on the inside and out. ...Read More »
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“Sorry for your loss may you you draw much comfort from God's word at Hosea 13:14. L Ohio ”
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“I was one of the Emerson Journals editors with whom Pooh Bennet worked. As one of my coeditors of Vol. XV, the Civil War journals, she was...Read More »
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“I am so sorry to read about this loss of a precious life. May you gain comfort and strength by pouring out your emotions to God in prayer. Know that...Read More »
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Ruth was born on January 26, 1920 and passed away on Friday, August 11, 2017.

Ruth was a resident of New York at the time of passing.

She was a 1936 graduate of The Harley School, along with other life-long friends including and especially Richard, who would become her husband in 1941.

There will be a private interment at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, gifts can be made to The Harley School, 1981 Clover Street, Rochester, NY 14618.