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Obituary for Ruby Marlene Surridge (McKay)

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Ruby Surridge on Monday, August 14, 2023 at Upper Canada Lodge. Ruby was in her 88th year. Loving mother of Carol (Doug) Theuerle and Gilbert (Sherri) Sawin. Grandma to Chris (Leanne) Chevrier, Craig (Ashley) Chevrier, Steven Sawin, Garrett (Gitlen) Sawin, Ross (Randa) Sawin, James (Heidi) Theuerle & Angela (Alex) Post. She was also blessed with 13 great grandchildren Brady, Marley, Charley, Liam, Emersyn, Scarlett (predeceased), Aaron, Joshua, Avery, Ethan, Alannah, Ari & Izaia. She is also survived by her brother Gary (Peggy) McKay along with many nieces and nephews. Ruby was predeceased by her parents Gilbert & Jessie McKay, her sisters Lois, Vivian, Corrine, Suzie and her brothers Francis and Charles. Her passions were horses, country music and dancing. A sincere thank you to the staff of Upper Canada Lodge for the compassionate & wonderful care they gave to her for 2 + years. Cremation has taken place with Passfield Mortuary Services. A Funeral Service will take place in Sydney, Cape Breton, NS on a future date to be determined.