Ruth Viola Teir (Nee Aylwia)

May 9, 1919 – March 5, 2019
Born May 9th, 1919 in New Denver, British Columbia passed away at Tabor Home in Abbotsford, British Colmbia on March 5th, 2019. She is survived by nieces Daphne Soch, Judy Luxton, Evelyn Garneau, Sylvia Yakoweshen, Dian Aylwin, Karen Lancaster, and one nephew Roy Aylwin. Ruth also leaves behind many grand and great grand nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband of 56 years, George, in March of 1998; parents Charles and Elizabeth Ann Aylwin; siblings Elizabeth, Clara, Ed, Peter, Nellie, Arthur, Willa, Stanley, Lillie May and nephew Dennis. She will be fondly remembered by us all for many things but mostly her quick wit and keen mind right up to the end.

Ruth’s ashes will be buried beside her husband George at Valley View Memorial Gardens in Surrey, British Columbia. A memorial Service with be held Tuesday, April 9th at 2 pm at the Tabor Home, 31944 Sunrise Crescent, Abbotsford, BC. Special Thanks goes to Dr. Chan and staff and residents at Tabor Home where she received such loving care.


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