Ruth Atkin – July 7, 1925 – June 11, 2022
Ruth Atkin passed away peacefully at North York General Hospital on June 11, 2022. Daughter of Sophie and Harry Cominsky. She is predeceased by brothers Albert and Manny. Mother of Jack Atkin (Sunny) and Hugh Atkin (Lidia). Grandmother of Hayley ( Ben), Matthew, Tyler and Lavender. She also has 3 Great Grandchildren. Ruth was married to 3 men, not at the same time. Ruth was a strong independent woman. She had a challenging childhood. Became a single mother in 1946 but life improved by 1952. Ruth was thoughtful, caring and took in foster children. She pursued several careers, travelled and enjoyed the company of her friends. Ruth loved to play Bridge and enjoyed the years she had with her beloved dog Chico. She was a true supporter of all underdogs.
The family would like to thank the wonderful staff at Terrace Gardens for all their care and the dedicated staff at the North York General Palliative Care Unit.
Services will be held at Steeles Memorial Chapel at 11:00am on June 15, 2022. Burial to follow at Mount Sinai Cemetery