Ruth J. (Henson) Hamilton, 78, of Cape Coral, passed away Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, following a recent illness with her loving family by her side.
She was born June 22, 1935, in Columbus, Ohio, the beautiful daughter of Sophia (Karl) and H. Leslie Henson.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory her loving sisters, Betty Johnson and Helen Bourne (Joe); her longtime companion, Robert Foley; her step-daughter, Phyllis Sangster (Frank); many nieces and nephews; and a multitude of extended family.
Ruth J. (Henson) Hamilton
Sadly she was preceded in death by her parents and brothers, William, Edward and George Henson.
A visitation will be conducted from 7-9 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 30, at the Clintonville Chapel of the Shaw-Davis Funeral Home, 4341 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio. Burial will take place at 10 a.m. the following day at Union Cemetery, 3349 Olentangy River Road Columbus, Ohio.
The family requests that you consider a charitable contribution in Ruth's memory to Hope Hospice, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Anderson-Patterson Cremation and Funeral Services, 2701 Lee Boulevard, Lehigh Acres.
To leave a condolence for the family, please visit Ruth's memorial webpage at w