Salzman, Ruth (nee Lichtman) – peacefully, in her 93rd year, after a brief illness. Pre-deceased by her beloved late husband, Alex Salzman (2007) for 59 years. Cherished mother and mother-in-law of Earl and Lorraine, Carla and Rick, and Debra and Martin. Devoted Bubbi to Nathaniel, Ethan, Matthew, Brandon (and Samantha), Holden (and Chelsey), Colin and Lauren. Delighted great grandmother to Frankie and Alistair.  To celebrate her enduring love of theatre, memorial donations can be made in Ruth’s name  to Canadian Stage,  online at, or by phone at 416-367-8243 ext. 327 .  Shiva will be observed privately.